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Here is a boy with five small barley loaves and two small fish, but how far will they go among so many? - John 6:9 (NIV)

Early one morning while watering my plants on my porch I noticed that my favorite hanging plant was wilting. The blossoms were beginning to fade. I had only a little water left in my watering can, but I poured that on the plant, intending to come back later with 
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Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to share our gifts — no matter how small they may seem. Thank you for giving us the gifts that can help produce miracles in others’ lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 6:1-13

Thought for the Day

I can share God’s love through a small act of kindness.

Prayer Focus

Those without access to clean water


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