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When I was a child, I spoke like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child; when I became an adult, I put an end to childish ways. - 1 Corinthians 13:11 (NRSV)

Psychologist Jean Piaget carried out psychological experiments in which he observed that very young babies (under six months old) would be clearly interested in a toy placed a few yards in front of them until Piaget placed a blanket over the toy. Then, the infants showed no further interest, assuming...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to feel close to you not only during worship and prayer but at all times. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 139:7-10

Thought for the Day

God is always interested in me.

Prayer Focus

Those who feel far from God


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