Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak. - Matthew 26:41 (NIV)

Most of us can remember “helping” our parents when we were children. For me, helping usually consisted of my holding a tool while my father worked nearby. Sometimes I’d get to turn a wrench or finish pounding a nail, but my father could easily have done those tasks without me....

Today's Prayer
Almighty God, thank you for involving us in your work in the world. Help us to see opportunities each day to love you and serve our neighbors. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Deuteronomy 11:18-20

Thought for the Day

Every circumstance is an opportunity to learn how to serve God.

Prayer Focus

Someone learning a new skill

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