Dear God, you are the source of all goodness, kindness, joy and love. These are qualities I desire. In my words and actions, I want to express these qualities and I want to nuture them in my thoughts. Fill my heart, God, with all the gifts I need to grow in spiritual strength,
-- Pamela Harris
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