Everyone who has left houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or fields, for my name’s sake, will receive a hundredfold, and will inherit eternal life. - Matthew 19:29 (NRSV)

In the summer of 2011, I was in Singapore for what I thought would be a short trip to renew my visa before returning to my mission field in northern India. I was excited to email my sponsoring church and report on my first few months’ work, but I was...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, give us courage to risk our own comfort so that we can lead others to know the joy that you alone can give. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 19:23

Thought for the Day

Making sacrifices allows me to serve God more fully.

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