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Just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function, so in Christ we . . . have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us. - Romans 12:4-6 (NIV)

As I sat in church, my heart was touched by the sight and sound of the handbell choir. Golden bells, lined up from smallest to largest, sat upon linen-dressed tables. Behind the bells stood white-gloved choir members, poised to lift their bells on cue from their conductor. With precision, each...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, bless us as we serve your kingdom, and strengthen us in our efforts. Give us hearts to encourage one another as we remember that the efforts of all are equally important in your sight. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Corinthians 12:12-20

Thought for the Day

Each person has a part to play in serving God.

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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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