Muyiwa Benralph Olaiya (Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria)
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Moses said, “Since there will never cease to be some in need on the earth, I therefore command you, ‘Open your hand to the poor and needy neighbor in your land.’” - Deuteronomy 15:11 (NRSV)
Jesus’ words in Matthew 25 remind me of the importance of caring for the needs of those around me. This passage helps me to remember that Christ lives around us, and although we cannot see him face-to-face, we can see him in the faces of others. And we can reflect...
When I give generously to others, I show them God’s love.
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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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