Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own insight. - Proverbs 3:5 (NRSV)

Years ago, in responding to God’s call to pastoral ministry, I had a choice: I could continue working at my full-time job and serve as a part-time pastor, or I could give up my job and be a full-time pastor. Both are valid ways to serve God. I felt a...

Today's Prayer
Gracious and loving God, help us to truly listen and respond to your call for our lives. Help us always to trust you. Amen.
Listen to the Devotional

76 Comments
Log In to leave a comment
Today's Reading
Exodus 4:10-17

Thought for the Day

God’s call for me can become clearer when I trust God to provide.

Prayer Focus

New pastors


Respond by posting a prayer.

This season, Whitney R. Simpson has given us the gift we must open: a clear, accessible invitation to connect with the divine spark that is within us. This is the best present: being present for Jesus’ birth, God made human.”


Learn more about our newest Advent resource, Fully Human, Fully Divine here.