Beloved, let us love one another, because love is from God; everyone who loves is born of God and knows God. - 1 John 4:7 (NRSV)

Walking through the pasture on an early spring day, I noticed all the tender new sprouts pushing their way through the rich soil. At my feet were hundreds of tiny flowers in shades of yellow, white, and lavender. Some could have been considered weeds, while others held the promise of...

Today's Prayer
God of creation, thank you for the beauty of the earth and of your people. Help us love one another as you have loved us. In Jesus’ name. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Deuteronomy 11:8-15

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Each person I encounter is a precious child of God.

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