Others First

#2wksoflove Day 9: Others First

Be the change you wish to see in the world. - Mahatma Gandhi Love puts others above ourselves. Tell us below how you will help change the world with kindness today. Suggestions: Hold the door open for someone without expecting any thank-yous. Pay for a stranger's meal at a restaurant. Pick up trash around your … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 9: Others First

Spread Love Everywhere

#2wksoflove Day 8: Love Overflows

Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.  - St. Teresa of Calcutta Love fills us and overflows. If you agree, share this with a friend. Suggestions: Pray for an increase in our love for others. Choose to make today a no-negativity day. Lavishly show love to someone … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 8: Love Overflows


#2wksoflove Day 7: Compassion

Finally, all of you, be like-minded, be sympathetic, love one another, be compassionate and humble.  (1 Peter 3:8 NIV) Love involves sympathy, compassion, and humility. Whom can you show compassion towards today? Suggestions: Visit residents at a nursing home. Reach out to someone you know is having a hard time. Give towards a good cause. … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 7: Compassion


#2wksoflove Day 6: Honor One Another

Kind words are short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless. - St. Teresa of Calcutta Love means honoring others above ourselves. Honor a friend. Pass this on. Suggestions: Offer encouragement to one who could use some, like that grumpy store clerk. Praise someone for a job well done. Give up some … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 6: Honor One Another

Love in Action

#2wksoflove Day 5: Love in Action

If anyone has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need but has no pity on them, how can the love of God be in that person?  Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth. (1 John 3:17-18 NIV) We’re called to love with actions, … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 5: Love in Action

Love Others

#2wksoflove Day 4: Love Others

“You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be children of your Father in heaven. He causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the righteous … Continue reading #2wksoflove Day 4: Love Others

Nico World Cup

Past Pride, Future Hope

At 19,330 feet, Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest peak in Africa. It would be a major feat for anyone to climb to the top, much less a child. But Nicolai Calabria did when he was 13 years old. And - he did it on crutches. Nicolai, or Nico, was born without his right leg. His … Continue reading Past Pride, Future Hope