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Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the Lord, and will be repaid in full. - Proverbs 19:17 (NRSV)

I first met Mzee in a hotel. His eyes were sunken, his back was bent, and he was walking with the support of a stick. I was moved with compassion as I watched him order a cup of tea. Later on, I inquired as to who he was and where...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to be willing to share what you have given us with those who have less. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Corinthians 9:6-15

Thought for the Day

I can help provide for others as God provides for me.

Prayer Focus

Someone who provides for me


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