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God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. - John 3:16 (NIV)

A few months ago, my wife and I were at a restaurant with another couple, and we were able to talk with them about our faith. The wife told us that she did not have a relationship with God, and she did not want to have one because she had...

Today's Prayer
God of love, help us to understand and remain deeply aware of your love for us so we can share your hope with those who are suffering. In your son Jesus’ name. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 15:9-17

Thought for the Day

Even through suffering, I will remember God’s love.

Prayer Focus

To show God’s love through listening

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