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    Day 17 – Dear Children

    Dear children, I will be with you only a little longer. And as I told the Jewish leaders, you will search for me, but you can’t come where I am going. So now I am giving you a new commandment: Love each other. Just as I have loved you, you should love each other. Your love for one another will prove to the world that you are my disciples.” – John 13:33-35 The last supper with his disciples, and Jesus’ tone is different:, tender,  nurturing, and maternal (I needed a sister in our Life Group leader’s study to point this out).  I have always read it more like a father…