God has put the body together, giving greater honor to the parts that lacked it, so that there should be no division in the body, but that its parts should have equal concern for each other. - 1 Corinthians 12:24-25 (NIV)

One Sunday I gave the children’s message during my church’s worship service. Since I enjoy playing the five-string banjo, I used it as an example of the church, the body of Christ. I showed the children that the banjo has five strings, but that the fifth string is much shorter...

Today's Prayer
O God, keep us mindful that we are all vital to you and your work on earth. We pray and serve in the name of Jesus. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Corinthians 12:12-14, 21-26

Thought for the Day

Each of us is a member of Christ’s body, equipped by God to spread love and joy.

Prayer Focus

Children in my church

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