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Jesus wept. - John 11:35 (KJV)

I went to church feeling numb the morning after eleven people were massacred at Tree of Life Synagogue during a Shabbat service in nearby Pittsburgh. I needed to kneel at the altar and grieve over that hate-filled act while surrounded by people of faith. As I entered the church, someone...

Today's Prayer
Everlasting God, thank you for your Holy Spirit who walks with us through valleys of despair. Empower us to walk in love alongside others. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Joshua 4:1-7

Thought for the Day

God weeps with us in our suffering.

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Victims of gun violence


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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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