Be kind, compassionate, and forgiving to each other, in the same way God forgave you in Christ. - Ephesians 4:32 (CEB)

My little farming homestead is nestled in a suburban, woodsy neighborhood. In the late afternoon, I love to walk through the trees behind the house as the light dances among the leaves. Sometimes, I lie down on the ground and look up in awe at the formidable old oaks and...

Today's Prayer
Gracious Creator, despite our sadness and pain, help us dare to live with compassion. Heal our wounds so that we may embrace new life. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Ephesians 4:25-32

Thought for the Day

Compassionate forgiveness is a part of my journey toward wholeness.

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People trying to forgive themselves


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