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This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. - 1 John 5:14 (NIV)

When I was a child, I spent a part of each summer with my grandparents. I loved exploring around their big farm. One day as I was going down to the creek to rake out pretty rocks, I heard my grandpa praying. His voice was coming from the corn crib...

Today's Prayer
O God, thank you for the people who pray for us and the positive influence they can have on our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
James 5:13-18

Thought for the Day

Today I will pray for the people I see around me.

Prayer Focus

Grandparents and grandchildren

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