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Jesus said, “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.” - John 14:27 (NIV)

Throughout the Gospels Jesus tells his followers not to fear. Yet when I look at the notes I’ve written in the margins of my Bible, I find many concerns and worries. I pray about them, and in my anxiety I want God to answer right away. However, some of these...

Today's Prayer
Heavenly Father, calm our anxious hearts. Comfort us in our distress, and help us trust you more fully. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Philippians 4:4-9

Thought for the Day

God’s timing is always perfect.

Prayer Focus

To let go of worries and fears


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