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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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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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