The Lord make his face to shine upon you, and be gracious to you.
Today's Daily Prayer
Now we find that the Law keeps slipping into the picture to point the vast extent of sin. Yet, though sin is shown to be wide and deep, thank God his grace is wider and deeper still! Romans 5:20, Phillips Lord our God, we come into your presence, pleading with you to bring the world what it needs, so that people may be freed from all their pain and enabled to serve you. Let the power of Jesus Christ be revealed in our time. For he has taken on our sin that justice might arise on earth, that all might have life and might see your salvation, which you will bring when the time is fulfilled. Let your power be revealed in the world, and let your will be done, your name be kept holy, and all wrongs be righted in this turbulent and difficult age. O Lord our God, you alone can help. You alone are the Savior of all peoples. In your great mercy you can bring peace. We look to you. And when we consider your Word, we remember the mighty promises you have given, promises which are to be fulfilled in our time. Amen.
Plough Daily Prayers
Today's Bible Verse
O the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and how inscrutable his ways! "For who has known the mind of the Lord? - Romans 11:33-34a
ELCA Daily Bible Verse
God Pause Daily Devotion
Luke 12:13-21 -- A leader of one of the congregations in our synod called and wanted to talk with me. I was to be in his area the next week and agreed to stop by his house. When I drove up the driveway to his farm house I saw him building a large pole barn. I immediately thought about this parable, even ...read more, click here Luther Seminary - God Pause