The Common Good

Verse And Voice

Verse of the Day: 'Pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance, gentleness'

But those who want to be rich fall into temptation and are trapped by many senseless and harmful desires that plunge people into ruin and destruction.
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Prayer of the Day: Societal Renewal

Pray for societal renewal through the advocacy of voice and witness, that we would hold our national political leaders accountable to seeking the common good for our nation and the world, for all o
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Voice of the Day: Evelyn Underhill

It is useless to utter fervent petitions for that Kingdom to be established and that Will be done, unless we are willing to do something about it ourselves ...
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Verse of the Day: 'I have food to eat that you do not know about'

Meanwhile the disciples were urging him, "Rabbi, eat something." But he said to them, "I have food to eat that you do not know about." So the disciples said to one another, "Surely no one has broug
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Prayer of the Day: Congregational Renewal

Pray for congregational renewal and engagement, that the church would serve and work alongside the poor in our cities and communities in the name of Christ, challenging local leaders and institutio
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Verse of the Day: 'You have been a refuge to the poor'

For you have been a refuge to the poor, a refuge to the needy in their distress, a shelter from the rainstorm and a shade from the heat. - Isaiah 25:4
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Prayer of the Day: Personal Renewal

Pray for the personal renewal of all Christians, grounding ourselves in prayer and in the word of God, and living under the call of Jesus to bring good news to the poor.
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Voice of the Day: Anthony Wilhelm

We cannot prove our love of God except by loving our fellow humans. Jesus Christ loved God precisely by loving his fellow men and women.
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Voice of the Day: Lucretia Mott

It is time that Christians were judged more by their likeness to Christ than their notions of Christ.
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Verse of the Day: 'If it dies, it bears much fruit'

Very truly, I tell you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains just a single grain; but if it dies, it bears much fruit.
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