Because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions — it is by grace you have been saved. - Ephesians 2:4-5 (NIV)

Twice each day I spread rice on the roof of the house to feed the wild birds. The birds gather around to eat and then return later in the evening. One morning while I was sweeping, I noticed a bird with a wounded wing. I brought him into the house...

Today's Prayer
Loving God, thank you for the way you look at us with love and help us get back on your path. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Luke 15:11-32

Thought for the Day

God looks at me with love and cares for me.

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