Jesus said, “How can you believe since you accept glory from one another but do not seek the glory that comes from the only God?” - John 5:44 (NIV)

My family and I are serving as missionaries in Tanzania, Africa. I accompany my daughter Olivia to school in a bajaji (a three-wheeled tut-tut taxi). Most days, the drivers are quiet or make small talk. But one day a driver berated Olivia for having substandard Swahili. He barked at me...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, help us to root our identity in you rather than what others say. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Psalm 139:13-18

Thought for the Day

I am God’s beloved — that is what defines me.

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