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Whoever oppresses the poor shows contempt for their Maker, but whoever is kind to the needy honors God. - Proverbs 14:31 (NIV)

I was in a hurry when I came to a stop at a traffic light. A homeless person approached my car. As he came toward the driver’s side, I began to assume the worst of him even though he had given me no reason. I thought about not rolling down...

Today's Prayer
Merciful God, free us from prejudices that keep us from being generous and loving. Help us to see a reflection of Jesus in the faces of those we encounter today and to extend a helping hand to those in need. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 41:1-3

Thought for the Day

I can overcome my prejudice when I remember Jesus’ love.

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