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God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. - John 3:16 (NIV)

At the beginning of Advent, I brought my nativity set out of the attic to put on display and was sad to find that many of the figures were broken. The angel had only half a wing, the shepherd was missing a hand, a wise man had no foot, and...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for loving us so much that you sent Jesus into the world so that we can have eternal life. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 1:18-23

Thought for the Day

Though I am broken, God loves me and can use me to accomplish great things.

Prayer Focus

Those who feel unworthy


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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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