When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. - Psalm 56:3 (NRSV)

As the tornado warning appeared on my television screen, my legs began to shake. I didn’t have a shelter or even a place inside my home where I could stand against a powerful storm. Panicked, I rushed into the hallway and fell to my knees, crying and praying that the...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, calm our fears and help us to remember that you are with us. Fill us with the peace that only you can give. In Jesus’ name. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Psalm 56:1-3

Thought for the Day

In the midst of my fears, I will trust God.

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