Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. - Ephesians 4:2 (NIV)

Walking down the sidewalk toward the old, two-story school building, I heard the happy voices of students in the courtyard. A new school year was beginning, with its many new experiences and opportunities for learning. Some of the students I would be teaching had not yet fully mastered the English...

Today's Prayer
Loving God, help us to show love, patience, and kindness to everyone we meet. Amen.
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Today's Reading
1 Corinthians 13:4-7

Thought for the Day

How can I show kindness and God’s love to others today?

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