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In humility value others above yourselves, not looking to your own interests but each of you to the interests of the others. - Philippians 2:3-4 (NIV)

Seventeen years ago, my son was sentenced to life in prison. It was a time full of grief for many reasons and for so many people. As the courtroom emptied after the sentencing, a man approached me. I recognized him as the one who had carried his Bible to court...

Today's Prayer
Compassionate God, thank you for the people who show others your blessings, mercy, and grace. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Colossians 3:12-17

Thought for the Day

I will give thanks to God for teaching me through others.

Prayer Focus

Families suffering as a result of crime


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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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