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Teach us to count our days that we may gain a wise heart. - Psalm 90:12 (NRSV)

In our family we have a tradition of reading Psalm 90 on the night of December 31, as we pass into the New Year. I enjoy this opportunity to reflect on the mystery of the passing of time and of my passing with it, on the transience of human life....

Today's Prayer
God of all our years, thank you for giving us blessings every day and opportunities to follow you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Psalm 90:1-12

Thought for the Day

God’s hand has led me, is leading me, and will lead me tomorrow.

Prayer Focus

Guidance for the new year


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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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