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Mary has chosen the better part, which will not be taken away from her. - Luke 10:42 (NRSV)

I remember having long talks with Melissa discussing the day’s activities, future plans, our goals, our future married life. Then there were the long pauses, maybe lasting as much as ten minutes when no one spoke. Yet we were connected, and somehow that was important. On long drives, walks in...

Today's Prayer
O God, teach us to recognize your presence, and help us to stay connected with you throughout this day. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 10:38-42

Thought for the Day

I will set aside time for Christ today.

Prayer Focus

THOSE OVERWHELMED WITH BUSYNESS


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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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