Verse of the Day
He has shown you, O mortal, what is good.
And what does the Lord require of you?
To act justly and to love mercy
and to walk humbly with your God. ~Micah 6:8
Quote of the Day
The reconciling gospel is always at the forefront of the church’s social action, because a full belly is not better than a reconciled soul. ~ Matt Chandler
Image of the Day
The image of a baby girl reaching out of her mother’s womb to hold the finger of the doctor performing a C-section has gone viral. The little girls name is Nevaeh – Heaven spelled backward. Even the hospital staff told her parents there’s something almost spiritual about the picture of Nevaeh holding the doctor’s finger before technically being born.
New Year, New Self-Control
Jen Wilkin has a post on TGC today. A new year is upon us, and unless this one is much different from others, our conversations will be laden with talk of fitness goals and holiday diet missteps. The new year is traditionally a time for resurrecting our self-control, so this is no surprise. But this new year I have a different form of self-discipline in view—one with potentially longer-lasting effect than dropping a dress size. Read it here.