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Haughty eyes and a proud heart — the unplowed field of the wicked — produce sin. - Proverbs 21:4 (NIV)

One of my joys in retirement has been finding more time to read the Bible. I have been amazed by how many verses and stories pertain to humility. They have prompted me to reflect on how often my ego comes into play and manifests itself in negative ways. Pride has...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, when our pride and ego rise up, help us remember to model our lives after the humble example of Christ. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Philippians 2:3-11

Thought for the Day

I will look for opportunities to follow the example of Jesus.

Prayer Focus

Those who struggle with pride


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