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Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is — his good, pleasing and perfect will. - Romans 12:2 (NIV)

The alarm of a nearby water system woke me up. After several minutes, I heard a mockingbird copying the beeping sound. I smiled at the bird who was copying not another bird’s song but a noise from a machine made by humans.

Then I thought about what I copy. How...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, thank you for the example of Christ’s sacrificial love. Help us to imitate his love in our attitudes and actions. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ephesians 5:1-2

Thought for the Day

Today I will seek to imitate the love of Christ.

Prayer Focus

Someone I have judged


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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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