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The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. - John 1:5 (NIV)

When my phone rang at 6:00 on that Sunday morning, it was my wife, Cherri, calling with news that her father had died. In my sorrow, I realized that I needed to plan for others to assume my responsibilities at church, inform our children of their grandfather’s death, and prepare...

Today's Prayer
God of light and love, help us to sense your nearness in these days. Be for us a light in the darkness of our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 1:1-14

Thought for the Day

Christ’s light dispels the darkness in my life.

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