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Mary took about a pint of pure nard, an expensive perfume; she poured it on Jesus’ feet and wiped his feet with her hair. - John 12:3 (NIV)

Mary made her way to Jesus, poured costly perfume on his feet, and wiped his feet with her hair. The house was filled with the fragrance. The perfume was worth about a year’s salary for a skilled laborer. She expressed the depth of her love and devotion to Jesus with...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us pour out our hearts to you and offer you our praise. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 12:1-8

Thought for the Day

What gift can I offer Jesus today?

Prayer Focus

To give generously


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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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