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[Jesus] said to them all, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow me. - Luke 9:23 (KJV)

For over a decade, on the afternoon of World Communion Sunday, I have participated in a hunger walk to raise money for our local food bank and worldwide hunger relief programs. Each year, congregations from various denominations, members of civic organizations, and local school groups gather in one place to...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord Jesus, help us to take up our crosses daily and follow you. Give us compassion for those in need, and give us strength when the journey is difficult. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 9:23-27

Thought for the Day

I never walk alone when I walk with Christ.

Prayer Focus

those who must travel far for food

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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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