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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.

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