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Andrew said, “Here is a boy with five small barley loaves and two small fish, but how far will they go among so many?” - John 6:9 (NIV)

The account of the boy who gave up his lunch to feed the multitudes is a familiar one. But I often wonder about the one who prepared the boy’s lunch.

When he saw the great crowd waiting for him, Jesus tested Philip by asking where they were to find food...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, magnify our small, faithful efforts so that we may join you in blessing others today. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 6:5-13

Thought for the Day

Even humble efforts can change lives.

Prayer Focus

Those who feel unappreciated


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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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