Praise be to . . . the Father of compassion . . . who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God. - 2 Corinthians 1:3-4 (NIV)

Just before Christmas, a woman with whom I was falling in love informed me that she was dating someone else. I was crushed and shed many tears. At some point, however, I thought to seek out people also dealing with loss. Within a month, I was able to aid a...

Today's Prayer
Dear Father, in our hurt, give us courage to feel the hurts of others and a desire to share your comfort with them. In Jesus’ name. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Luke 10:25-37

Thought for the Day

God wants me to share the comfort I have received with others.

Prayer Focus

Someone in a Broken Relationship


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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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