I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities for the sake of Christ; for whenever I am weak, then I am strong. - 2 Corinthians 12:10 (NRSV)

In the past I would wake up some mornings with a feeling of dread. I thought about my failures, fears, and rejections. I wondered why I hadn’t accomplished more by now and why I hadn’t fulfilled my dreams. I felt I had not lived up to society’s standards. Usually as...

Today's Prayer
Dear God, thank you for being by our side through the challenges life brings. Amen.
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Today's Reading
Hebrews 4:12-16

Thought for the Day

Prayer can help me discover strength in my weaknesses.

Prayer Focus

To find strength in my weaknesses


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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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