Lift up your eyes and look to the heavens: Who created all these? He who brings out the starry host one by one and calls forth each of them by name. Because of his great power and mighty strength, not one of them is missing. - Isaiah 40:26 (NIV)

When I was a boy I would run along the railroad tracks and look up into the star-filled sky. I would jump with outstretched arms, shout, “Up, up, and away!” and wish to soar into the heavens like Superman among the bright stars. I wondered, Who created all the stars?...

Today's Prayer
Dear Father, help us to serve others through faith, hope, and love. Always remind us that every act of service, no matter how small, is important to you. Amen.
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Today's Reading
1 Corinthians 13:1-11

Thought for the Day

God will guide me to where I can be most helpful.

Prayer Focus

To serve others


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