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We know that all things work together for good 
for those who love God, who are called 
according to his purpose. - Romans 8:28 (NRSV)

In 2016, my brother took a college entrance examination. On the day of the examination, the computer system failed, which led to his losing some already-answered questions and prevented him from completing many others. When the test results were released, he didn’t score well enough for admission. We felt discouraged...

Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, help us to trust you in the midst of life’s challenges, knowing that you are working for our good. In the name of Jesus. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Romans 8:28-39

Thought for the Day

Even when technology fails, Jesus doesn’t.

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