O Jerusalem, wash your heart clean of wickedness so that you may be saved. How long shall your evil schemes lodge within you? - Jeremiah 4:14 (NRSV)

The apartment building I had lived in for four years closed. As my neighbors and I began to move out, I marveled at the amount of stuff people had been able to fit into their apartments. My own quarters had been pretty bare, but there was always plenty of room...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for loving us enough to enter our messy hearts and clear space for eternal life. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Jeremiah 4:14-18

Thought for the Day

What do I need to clean out of my heart to make more room for God?

Prayer Focus

People who have lost their housing


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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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