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Ruth replied [to Naomi], “Where you go I 
will go, and where you stay I will stay.” - Ruth 1:16 (NIV)

The verse quoted above sounds romantic when it is read at a wedding ceremony, but when it came to packing up and following my husband to a new city, it struck me as unfair. As I prayed, I began to believe, with some reluctance, that relocation wasn’t my husband’s idea...

Today's Prayer
O Lord, help us to remember that you have gone ahead of us to prepare the way. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 107:1-8

Thought for the Day

Wherever I go, God goes ahead to prepare the way.

Prayer Focus

Families moving to a new town


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