There are different kinds of service,but the same Lord. - 1 Corinthians 12:5 (NIV)

On vacation in Vienna, Austria, my husband and I took time to watch the famous Lipizzaner stallions. These beautiful horses performed elegant maneuvers, precise and controlled steps, and amazing leaps. I was enthralled by their magnificence.

Later, as we strolled through the old town of Vienna, I saw pairs of...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to use the talents you have given us without looking for reward or recognition. Amen.
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Today's Reading
1 Corinthians 12:5-6, 12-27

Thought for the Day

How can I use my talents to serve God today?

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