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Jesus said, “I am the good shepherd. I know my own and my own know me, just as the Father knows me and I know the Father.” - John 10:14-15 (NRSV)

Living on a farm can be a dangerous place for a three-year-old boy. When my mother was working outdoors, she would clip the strap of my overalls to the clothesline so I wouldn’t wander off. She showed her love by devising this contraption for my protection. I could jump and...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us each day to seek and follow the guidance we find in your word. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 10:11-15

Thought for the Day

Even when I choose my own way, God still loves me.

Prayer Focus

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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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