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[The Lord] does not deal with us according to our sins, nor repay us according to our iniquities. . . . as far as the east is from the west, so far he removes our transgressions from us. - Psalm 103:10, 12 (NRSV)

I’ve said and done many things I’m not proud of in my life. When I consider these transgressions, I wish I could go back in time and skip committing them in the first place. But I cannot retract my hurtful words or actions, and I cannot reasonably anticipate forgiveness from...

Today's Prayer
Loving God, thank you for your infinite patience and forgiveness. Help us to extend the same forgiveness to others that you have extended to us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 103:1-13

Thought for the Day

No matter my past, God’s loving mercy is for me.

Prayer Focus

Those regretting past offenses


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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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