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Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ has forgiven you. - Ephesians 4:32 (NRSV)

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Today's Prayer
Dear God, give us the desire and power to forgive others. Clear our lives of resentment and anger so we can forgive and make space for love. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ephesians 4:25-32

Thought for the Day

Forgiving is hard, but God’s grace makes it possible.

Prayer Focus

Those harboring resentment


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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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