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Let your light shine before people, so they can see the good things you do and praise your Father who is in heaven. - Matthew 5:16 (CEB)

When I think about being a light to the world, I remember one of my favorite childhood toys: a glow-in-the-dark, synthetic-rubber super ball. If I carried it in my pocket all day, it was merely a ball that could bounce really high. But if I left it out in the...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, fill us with your light and love. Guide us into opportunities today and every day where we can brighten the lives of others. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 5:13-16

Thought for the Day

How can God use me to light the world?

Prayer Focus

For ways my life can shine more brightly


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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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