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The Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans. - Romans 8:26 (NIV)

Our Bible study leader makes a list of our prayer requests so that we can pray for one another’s specific needs. I recently asked the group to pray that God would help me in becoming a friend to my ex-husband. Then I began to worry that I was praying for...

Today's Prayer
Thank you, God, for hearing our prayers always, even when we struggle to pray. Thank you for Jesus Christ, in whose name we pray. “Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done, as in heaven, so in earth. Give us day by day our daily bread. And forgive us our sins; for we also forgive every one that is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation; but deliver us from evil” (Luke 11:2-4, kjv). Amen.

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Today's Reading
Romans 8:18-27

Thought for the Day

God hears us even when we do not know what to pray for.

Prayer Focus

Someone Going through Divorce


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