You are the salt of the earth; but if salt has lost its taste, how can its saltiness be restored? It is no longer good for anything, but is thrown out and trampled under foot. - Matthew 5:13 (NRSV)

As I was quickly making lunch, the delicious scent of pumpkin soup filled my nose. I had added chicken, seasonings, and some vegetables. But when I uncovered the pot and took a taste, I gagged. In my rush, I had forgotten the salt.

As I carefully measured and added two...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to be like salt wherever we go. May your presence in us influence and improve the world around us. Amen.
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Matthew 5:13-16

Thought for the Day

I can use my faith to bring out the best in others.

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