Moses said, “Since there will never cease to be some in need on the earth, I therefore command you, ‘Open your hand to the poor and needy neighbor in your land.’” - Deuteronomy 15:11 (NRSV)

Jesus’ words in Matthew 25 remind me of the importance of caring for the needs of those around me. This passage helps me to remember that Christ lives around us, and although we cannot see him face-to-face, we can see him in the faces of others. And we can reflect...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us see the ways we can care for the needs of others. Open our eyes to see Christ around us every day. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Matthew 25:31-46

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When I give generously to others, I show them God’s love.

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