Do not fear, for I am with you; do not 
be dismayed, for I am your God. - Isaiah 41:10 (NIV)

Lightning zipped across the sky with thunder roaring on its heels, as we drove from downtown Seattle to Duvall, Washington. From the back seat my nine-year-old great-niece cried out in fear. Twisting around, I saw her small body shaking and tears streaming down her cheeks. I felt helpless because I...

Today's Prayer
God of all comfort, thank you for your constant presence with us and for your word that assures us of protection and comfort. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Matthew 28:1-10, 16-20

Thought for the Day

When fears and doubts arise, I can rely on God’s promises.

Prayer Focus

Those who are fearful


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