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Paul wrote, “Forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the heavenly call of God in Christ Jesus.” - Philippians 3:13-14 (NRSV)

It happened again! I simply could not remember the name of a friend — someone I had known for ages. Her name had totally slipped my mind. When it finally came back to me, I dismissed my forgetfulness as another “senior moment.”

I began to think about how terrible and...

Today's Prayer
Gracious God, thank you for forgiving and forgetting our sins when we confess them to you. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 103:8-14

Thought for the Day

God forgives and forgets my sins.

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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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