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The Lord says, “Do not fear, for I am with you.” - Isaiah 43:5 (NRSV)

One day I was in the kitchen when suddenly I heard my young dog barking in another room. When I went to see what was going on, I found him staring at a “Happy Birthday” balloon attached to a vase of flowers on a table. The balloon was moving only...

Today's Prayer
Help us, heavenly Father, to release fear and reclaim faith in the face of trouble, trusting that you will see us through. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Isaiah 43:1-7

Thought for the Day

God’s presence helps us live with peace and confidence.

Prayer Focus

Those dealing with fear and anxiety


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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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