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Jesus said, “As the Father loved me, I too have loved you. Remain in my love.” - John 15:9 (CEB)

When I was in primary school, I remember several children talking about having to give up candy for Lent — and not being at all happy about it. But we don’t just have to give up things we enjoy for Lent. We can also give up bad habits like putting...

Today's Prayer
Living Lord, guide and challenge us during Lent. Help us to discover anew your grace and love in this season. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 15:9-17

Thought for the Day

Letting go of bad habits can free me to experience God’s love.

Prayer Focus

To find new meaning in Lent

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