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Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is — his good, pleasing and perfect will. - Romans 12:2 (NIV)

I once had the opportunity to visit a butterfly garden where I saw a variety of species of butterflies with their beautiful shades of color and differing sizes. I thought about the various stages through which these insects must pass to reach adulthood and become butterflies.

As I meditated on...

Today's Prayer
Transform us, Lord! Search us and change our whole being, giving us a new and sanctified life. In the name of Jesus. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Jeremiah 18:1-6

Thought for the Day

Christ has the power to change my life.

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