I praise you [Lord] because I am fearfully and wonderfully made. - Psalm 139:14 (NIV)

I enjoy walking around the block and taking in the many colors of the plants and flowers. It amazes me how effortlessly the flowers seem to blossom, each bringing their own uniqueness, splendor, and contribution to the garden. Together the plants form a majestic oasis amid the pavement.

In taking...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, help us to see our beauty and to avoid comparisons. Remind us to embrace our unique role in the world so that we may bless others. In Jesus’ name. Amen.
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Today's Reading
1 Corinthians 12:12-20

Thought for the Day

When I embrace who God created me to be, I can better serve God and others.

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