The centurion replied, “Lord, I do not deserve to have you come under my roof. But just say the word, and my servant will be healed.” - Matthew 8:8 (NIV)

The phone rang, and it was too early for good news. Still half-asleep, I answered the call from my parents. My sister Mary had been in a car accident, and they were en route to the hospital. She had suffered a traumatic brain injury and was in a coma. They...

Today's Prayer
Dear heavenly Father, help us to have the faith to know that you hear our prayers, no matter the time or distance. Watch over our loved ones who are suffering. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Matthew 8:5-13

Thought for the Day

No distance can separate me from God.

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