Give to the one who asks you, and do not turn away from the one who wants to borrow from you. - Matthew 5:42 (NIV)

My boyfriend and I were approached in a grocery store parking lot by a man we assumed to be homeless. He asked politely if we had a dollar to spare, as he wanted to buy tacos from a nearby fast-food restaurant. My boyfriend quickly got out his wallet and gave...

Today's Prayer
Loving God, grant us the courage to help others in any way we can. May we glorify you and show your love through acts of charity. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Matthew 5:38-42

Thought for the Day

Even one generous act can inspire change in our world.

Prayer Focus

Those who are homeless


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