A recent trip to visit the grandkids exposes several examples of kindness. This world will be a better place when we can stop what we are doing to show a little kindness to others.
To a person whose lot in life is full of trouble and struggles, it may seem that God is very far away. God is closer than we realize, and his blessings abound even when it seems like life is not fair.
Everybody talks about the “Prodigal Son” story in Luke 15. A closer look at this chapter reveals that the deeper message of Jesus is for all of us “older brothers” to smile, enjoy the blessings of the Father, and have joy when others are redeemed!