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Romans 12:21 Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
The most helpful definition I’ve heard for evil is the “absence of God.” Before this understanding, I sought rationalizations for people’s behaviors. I tried to overcome evil with logic. Now I see that the way to overcome evil is obvious: I need only announce God’s presence.
God, empty me of that which does not serve you. I am a vessel for your love. Pour me out for your people.
MOVING FORWARD: How will you announce God’s presence in your next difficult moment?