God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. - John 3:16 (NIV)

I’ve always had to work really hard in school. I make many mistakes, and my dad has to point them out and explain them to me. I was so discouraged by my struggles with school that I began to feel that I didn’t deserve any of the good things in...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for caring for us — even when we feel we don’t deserve it. In the name of Jesus Christ. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Matthew 6:25-33

Thought for the Day

I don’t have to do anything to earn God’s love.

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Children struggling in school


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