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I have set you an example that you should do as I have done for you. - John 13:15 (NIV)

As I took out the trash one afternoon, I saw a car approaching. The driver rolled down the window and said, “Hi.” I recognized her as one of my neighbors. She went on to say that she had been diagnosed with cancer, and the doctors were performing tests to see...

Today's Prayer
Dear heavenly Father, help us to be examples of Christ in our actions and words. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 13:12-17

Thought for the Day

How will my actions demonstrate my faith today?

Prayer Focus

My neighbors


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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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