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Jesus said, “My Father is glorified by this, that you bear much fruit and become my disciples.” - John 15:8 (NRSV)

On the island of Trinidad where I grew up, some of the agricultural crops include pumpkin, watermelon, passion fruit, and tomatoes. All these fruits grow on vines.

In John 15, Jesus spoke about a vineyard. The purpose of the vine is to provide support and to send food and water...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, Jesus, for giving us your strength and support. Help us to remain connected to you so that we may bear much good fruit. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 15:1-10

Thought for the Day

How do I stay connected to Jesus?

Prayer Focus

The people of Trinidad


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