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His master replied, “Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come and share your master’s happiness!” - Matthew 25:21 (NIV)

Today’s scripture reading describes a master’s positive response to a servant who handled instruction and resources well. Verse 21 came to my mind in my weekly small group when we decided that each of us would choose a word that represented our focus for the year. People chose words like...

Today's Prayer
O God, we know that you are the way, the truth, and the life. Help us turn to you first, before deciding or acting on our own. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 25:14-21

Thought for the Day

When I focus my mind and heart on scripture, God can transform my life.

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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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