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Daily reading: Mark 12:1-12 Sunday February 28, 2016
Focus passage: Jesus spoke to them in parables.“A man planted a vineyard, put a fence around it, dug a pit for the wine press, and built a tower.Then he rented it to tenant farmers and took a trip.” Mark 12:1
When I was in college my parents bought a car for me.I worked as a waitress at a golf club outside of the county limits, about a thirty minutes drive west of my home.My dad on the other hand worked in downtown St. Louis, about a thirty minute drive east of our home.It took him about two weeks of doing the extra driving me to work and then to his own office when he decided a car for me was the best solution.
I really couldn’t believe I was getting a car.My older siblings had been given cars, so it wasn’t out of the realm of possibilities, but it was still unbelievable.
I have to say I took really good care of that car.I kept it clean, made sure to keep up on oil changes and regular maintenance.
You know I think about that car and how …

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