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If anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation: everything old has passed away; see, everything has become new! - 2 Corinthians 5:17 (NRSV)

I was born in Ryazan, Russia, in 1999. My parents were alcoholics who took me to bars when I was very young. A few days after my third birthday they lost their rights to keep me, and I was placed in an orphanage. The orphanage was full — about 40...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, thank you for turning our night into day — redeeming us and giving us second chances. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Genesis 50:15-21

Thought for the Day

I know that my future is in God’s hands.

Prayer Focus

Someone beginning a new life


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