Just as the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without works is also dead. - James 2:26 (NRSV)

My doctor suggested that I lose weight, and he gave me a new diet plan which I began to follow. However, despite my efforts I was losing very little weight. At my next appointment, I asked my doctor what I was doing wrong. He asked me what exercise I was...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, help us to care for our bodies and our spirits so that we may live abundantly with you. Amen.
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Today's Reading
James 2:14-24

Thought for the Day

Putting my faith into action is my daily work.

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Someone beginning a new health regimen


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