Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. - Psalm 51:10 (NIV)

I recently asked a former co-worker to lunch. It had been years since I last saw him, but I wanted to apologize face-to-face for an incident that happened at the office. In my mind, he had the right to be angry with me, so I arrived at the restaurant ready...

Today's Prayer
Forgiving God, thank you for your forgiving mercy. Help us to love others by asking for forgiveness. And give us eyes to see your grace in the lives of those around us. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Ephesians 4:1-13

Thought for the Day

My new life in Christ gives me strength to face my mistakes.

Prayer Focus

Fractured friendships

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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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