June O. Bond (Maryland, USA)
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His master replied, “Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come and share your master’s happiness!” - Matthew 25:21 (NIV)
Today’s scripture reading describes a master’s positive response to a servant who handled instruction and resources well. Verse 21 came to my mind in my weekly small group when we decided that each of us would choose a word that represented our focus for the year. People chose words like...
When I focus my mind and heart on scripture, God can transform my life.
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I could not have found The Upper Room Moments of Prayer (on Facebook Live) sooner. For it is during these moments of centering spiritual practices, meditating on the words of scripture, praying with and for the world, that I find moments of transcendence, hear whispers of peace and hope, see glimpses of truth and justice, behold visions of love and beauty amid all the stark realities that are around me.”