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September 21, 2021

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  • September 21, 2021

The great cloud of witnesses…. September 21: St. Matthew, apostle and evangelist  “Follow me” (Matthew 9:9). With this simple invitation Matthew left his work as a tax collector and followed Jesus, not knowing how his life or work would change. Pray that when we sense God’s call, we will answer, trusting that God has something in mind for us — just as we are — and will employ our gifts, skills and passions while cultivating new gifts in us.                                                  Prayer Ventures, Living Lutheran

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January 8, 2021

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  • January 8, 2021

“I used to think call is something that comes from outside of us—something people heard if they were special enough to be called,” she said. “I now believe call is something that is built into all of us. It comes out of who we are created to be, who we are before our true self is buried by oughts and shoulds.”                         Quoted from “Attuned to God’s Call”, Living Lutheran, Dec 21, 2020 Almighty God, your Holy Spirit equips the church with a rich variety of gifts. Grant that we may use them to bear witness to Christ in lives […]

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