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Jesus prayed, “My Father, if it is possible, 
may this cup be taken from me. Yet 
not as I will, but as you will.” - Matthew 26:39 (NIV)

I keep a written copy of the verse quoted above in my wallet because reading it helps me to keep life in perspective. Too many times I have allowed arrogance and pride to dictate how I have approached difficult situations. Treating God’s word like a lucky charm I kept in...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for guiding us through life, especially through challenges and overwhelming circumstances. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 26:36-39

Thought for the Day

I will trust the path that God lays before me.

Prayer Focus

Those who Feel Self-sufficient


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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.” 

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