Wanting to justify himself, [a lawyer] asked Jesus, “And who is my neighbor?” - Luke 10:29 (NRSV)

Rain was pouring down, and water and mud from a neighboring farm were cascading down my hillside and pooling in my backyard. I didn’t know these neighbors, and I wondered if they would address the flooding problem or if I would have to find my own solution. I spent a...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, help us remember that we represent you. Let your Spirit guide us so that you can work through us in amazing ways. In Jesus’ name. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Matthew 22:34-40

Thought for the Day

Where can I be a good neighbor and sow seeds of peace?

Prayer Focus

My neighbors


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