In those days when you pray, I will listen. If you look for me wholeheartedly, you will find me.
Any concern too small to be turned into a prayer is too small to be made into a burden.
~Corrie Ten Boom
So show your love for the alien, for you were aliens in the land of Egypt.
Jesus taught the Golden Rule that reminds us to treat others in the same way we would want to be treated (Matt. 7:12). That theme was depicted in a very popular movie that is humorously depicted in today's picture. Do you remember it?
When that happens, be happy! Yes, leap for joy! For a great reward awaits you in heaven. And remember, their ancestors treated the ancient prophets that same way.
This is to be a believers response when they are ostracized or treated unfairly because of their faith.
Truth is like the sun. It softens the wax but also hardens the clay.
When he saw the crowds, he had compassion on them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd.
At the Sochi Olympics US slopestyle skier Gus Kenworthy naps with one of his adopted puppies and his Olympic silver medal.
If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men.
~St. Francis of Assisi
He will wipe every tear from their eyes, and there will be no more death or sorrow or crying or pain. All these things are gone forever.
The Christian life is not a constant high. I have my moments of deep discouragement. I have to go to God in prayer with tears in my eyes, and say, O God, forgive me, or Help me.