Friday, April 14 — Psalm 49:13–20
Job 17,18; Romans 16:21–1 Corinthians 1:1–9
The days are surely coming, says the Lord, when I will raise up for David a righteous branch, and he shall reign as king and deal wisely, and shall execute justice and righteousness in the land. Jeremiah 23:5
Jesus set free those who were slaves all their lives because of their fear of death. Hebrews 2:15 GNT
Son of David, just and kind ruler, set us free from the prisons and chains of our own and other’s making. Release us from poverty to enjoy your abundance. Release us from guilt to experience forgiveness. Release us from despair to live with hope and purpose. Amen.