Faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. - Hebrews 11:1 (KJV)

Recently I visited an art display entitled “A Leap of Faith.” It featured a pitch-dark staircase which would light up only after someone had the courage to mount the first step.

This artwork reminds me of taking that first step with God even when we do not see the whole...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, give us the courage in difficult situations to take that leap of faith that draws us closer to you as we pray, “Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen” (Matt. 6:9-13, KJV).
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Today's Reading
Hebrews 11:1-29

Thought for the Day

When I take a leap of faith, my joy in the Lord increases.

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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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