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If anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here! - 2 Corinthians 5:17 (NIV)

One morning I looked at my flowerpots, and I was sad to see that they were overgrown with grass and weeds because I had neglected them. I decided to tend to them, hoping to make them look more beautiful and well maintained. The growth of my plants had been stunted...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, thank you for encouraging us to grow. Help us as we strive to do our best for you. In the name of Jesus who taught us to pray, “Father, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come. Give us each day our daily bread. Forgive us our sins, for we also forgive everyone who sins against us. And lead us not into temptation” (Luke 11:2-4, NIV). Amen.

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Today's Reading
Colossians 3:1-11

Thought for the Day

What do I need to clear away so that I can grow spiritually today?

Prayer Focus

To grow in my faith


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