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[The Lord] lets me rest in grassy meadows; he leads me to restful waters. - Psalm 23:2 (CEB)

During the Sunday morning worship time at my last youth retreat, I asked three people from the audience to stand in the front. I then asked them to arrange themselves from the busiest to the least busy person. The busiest person had to hold two giant boxes. The next held...

Today's Prayer
God of rest, teach us to lay down our burdens and find rest in you so that we won’t miss the opportunities you send us. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 11:28-30

Thought for the Day

What can I give up in order to act on the opportunities that God is giving me?

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