Whoever wishes to be great among you must be your servant, and whoever wishes to be first among you must be your slave; just as the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve. - Matthew 20:26-28 (NRSV)

Growing up, my brother and I had an ongoing dispute as to who was the favorite child. As the firstborn, I thought I had an edge. I’d been around the longest. But Steve, younger by four years and the only son and grandson, could rightly claim his own special place...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for loving all your children. Teach us to do the same. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 20:20-28

Thought for the Day

In God’s eyes, I am loved.

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