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Where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there among them. - Matthew 18:20 (NRSV)

I remember playing church as a child. Neighborhood children, school friends, family members, dolls, stuffed animals, and occasionally one of our family pets made up the congregation. We took turns preaching, teaching, serving Communion, singing, and taking an offering. Our services were never very long, but we had a good...

Today's Prayer
Lord God, no matter how many come together, may we always worship you in spirit and in truth. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ecclesiastes 4:9-12

Thought for the Day

No matter how many people I’m with, God meets me in worship.

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