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It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery. - Galatians 5:1 (NIV)

Every time I opened the junk drawer in my kitchen, I became stressed out and frustrated. I could never find what I needed, and the clutter was unbearable. Finally one day I decided to clean out that jam-packed drawer. In doing so, I discovered that I was holding on to...

Today's Prayer
Father God, help us rid our lives of harbored hurts and needless fears that keep us from the joy of your abundant life. Your son has set us free; help us to walk in that freedom. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 9:1-6

Thought for the Day

Christ sets me free to live with abundant joy.

Prayer Focus

Someone hanging on to an old hurt


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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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