Jesus said, “Come.” Then Peter got out of the boat and was walking on the water toward Jesus. But when Peter saw the strong wind, he became frightened. As he began to sink, he shouted, “Lord, rescue me!” - Matthew 14:29-30 (CEB)

The story from today’s scripture reading emphasizes the importance of consistently focusing on the word of God. In this story, when Peter focused on Jesus — the Word made flesh — he remained above the rough waters. Peter ran into trouble as soon as he shifted his focus from Jesus...

Today's Prayer
Faithful God, thank you for being with us in every circumstance. May we keep our focus on you always. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Matthew 14:22-33

Thought for the Day

When I focus on God, I can weather any storm.

Prayer Focus

Those overwhelmed by their circumstances


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