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[The Lord’s] divine power has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness. - 2 Peter 1:3 (NIV)

As I dropped off my daughter at the nursery before Bible study, I chatted with an acquaintance about having to find childcare so I could attend the group’s upcoming special luncheon. The acquaintance replied that a friend of hers also needed childcare for a different event. I offered my phone...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to be sensitive to the needs of others so that we can serve as your answers to the prayers of those around us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
2 Corinthians 9:8-15

Thought for the Day

I will be ready and alert so that I can act when God needs me.

Prayer Focus

Attentiveness to the needs of others


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