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Jesus said, “In my Father’s house there are many dwelling places. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you? And If I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you to myself, so that where I am, there you may be also.” - John 14:2-3 (NRSV)

When I stepped into my office building one dreary Thursday, I was met by my boss, who asked me to sit down. A tense five minutes later, I learned that it was my last day working for the organization after more than 25 years of service. A restructuring was underway,...

Today's Prayer
Father God, regardless of what life deals us, thank you for your assurance and the comfort of knowing we have a place with you — both here and in the kingdom yet to come. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 14:1-7

Thought for the Day

Because of God’s grace, I always fit in.

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Those longing to fit in


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