The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. - Psalm 34:18 (NIV)

“I have difficult news for you,” said the doctor. “You have cancer.” Shock and fear washed over me. Then came heartbreak and tears. Thus began the endless rounds of scans, medical appointments, and chemotherapy treatments. Battling cancer has been the toughest journey of my life. But God has held me...

Today's Prayer
Loving God, keep us aware of those around us who are hurting. Help us comfort them as you have comforted us. Amen.
Listen to the Devotional

Log In to leave a comment
Today's Reading
2 Corinthians 1:3-11

Thought for the Day

God’s compassion can speak without words.

Prayer Focus

Oncology nurses

Respond by posting a prayer.

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.” 

View a growing list of resources for the spiritual work of overcoming racism.