A Samaritan, who was on a journey, came to where the man was. But when he saw him, he was moved with compassion. - Luke 10:33 (CEB)

It has often intrigued me that Jesus commended a social outcast in his parable about the good Samaritan. But until recently, I hadn’t paid attention to the fact that of the ten lepers Jesus healed, the only one to return and thank Jesus for healing him was also a Samaritan...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, thank you for helping us when we feel forgotten by others. Help us to see our true worth. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Luke 10:25-37

Thought for the Day

No one is an outcast in Jesus’ eyes.

Prayer Focus

Those who feel excluded

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