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If we have been united with [Christ] in a death like his, we will certainly also be united with him in a resurrection like his. - Romans 6:5 (NIV)

Our entire community was shocked when three local high-school students tragically died in an auto accident just days before their graduation. I had taught two of the boys and remembered them fondly. Tears streamed down my face as I drove to school the next morning. I prayed for their families,...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, God, for your son, Jesus Christ, whose resurrection assures us that death is not the end. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Romans 6:1-11

Thought for the Day

My strength comes from the Lord.

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