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Take . . . the talent from him [which had received the one talent], and give it unto him which hath ten talents. - Matthew 25:28 (KJV)

Despite being raised by loving Christian parents, I began drinking at age 16. Soon after, I added drugs to the mix and spent the next 26 years in a stupor. When I received a court order to attend recovery meetings, I finally got sober. During one such gathering, I started...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, show us how to use the talents we have been given to bless others as you have blessed us. We ask this in Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 25:14-30

Thought for the Day

The talent God has given me is a blessing to me and to others.

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Emmaus helped me laugh again, and it brought joy back to my life after the loss of my child. I am now stronger than ever in my walk with the Lord. And to this day, I continue to sponsor pilgrims to The Walk to Emmaus. In my local church, I have led our discipleship team and have had the opportunity to start new Sunday school classes and various women’s ministries. ¡De Colores!”

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