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Just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ. - 1 Corinthians 12:12 (NRSV)

The most beautiful plant in our home is in our bathroom. It is a November cactus, and it amazes with its beautiful flowering, even in conditions where other flowers fight for their existence, like in the short winter days. In the bathroom, it has found its right environment to blossom....

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to discover the gifts we have received, and make us willing to use them for you so that our lives can flourish to your glory. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Romans 12:4-8

Thought for the Day

Today, I will seek the places where I can best use my talents to serve the Lord.

Prayer Focus

Unity in the body of Christ


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