I raise my eyes toward the mountains. Where will my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the maker of heaven and earth. - Psalm 121:1-2 (CEB)

When my first-grade teacher helped us memorize Psalm 121, I had no idea how big mountains could be. There aren’t any mountains where I grew up in central Canada, and I didn’t travel much until I was an adult. The psalmist’s words meant more to me when I first saw...

Today's Prayer
Creator God, help us always to trust in your strength. With your help, we can overcome any challenge. In Jesus’ name we pray. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Psalm 61:1-8

Thought for the Day

No problem is too big for God.

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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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