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I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power . . . to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, and to know this love that surpasses knowledge — that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God. - Ephesians 3:17-19 (NIV)

One morning the Holy Spirit taught me a lesson about the love of Christ through my son Melvin. Melvin has autism. He is 44 years old now, and what a journey we have had!

Two weeks ago Melvin said to me, “I would like to talk with my dad before...

Today's Prayer
Dear loving Father, teach our hearts to know the unconditional love of Christ Jesus and to let that love overflow toward others. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Ephesians 3:14-21

Thought for the Day

Christ’s love for me knows no bounds.

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