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If you really keep the royal law found in Scripture, “Love your neighbor as yourself,” you are doing right. - James 2:8 (NIV)

Not long after we got married, my wife and I went to a sandwich shop. We were about to eat when a man in ragged clothes gazed at us and asked for food. At first, I tried to pretend that I didn’t notice him, but my wife looked at him....

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, fill our hearts with compassion so that we can love others as ourselves. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Mark 12:28-34

Thought for the Day

How will I love someone as myself today?

Prayer Focus

For a generous heart


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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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