As one was felling a log, his ax head fell into the water; he cried out, “Alas, master! It was borrowed.” - 2 Kings 6:5 (NRSV)

Sometimes I doubt that God cares about the mundane aspects of my life. Yet at the same time, how I handle the mundane things reveals my character. After all, Jesus commends those who are faithful with small things (see Matt. 25:23).

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Today's Prayer
O Lord, help us to honor you through faithful stewardship of your gifts. Amen.
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Today's Reading
2 Kings 6:1-7

Thought for the Day

None of my concerns is insignificant to God.

Prayer Focus

To be faithful with what we borrow


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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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