Friday, August 20 — Psalm 102:1–11
Jeremiah 18:1–19:9; 1 Timothy 3:8–16
God has power to help or to overthrow. 2 Chronicles 25:8
Who is to condemn? It is Christ Jesus, who died, yes, who was raised, who is at the right hand of God, who indeed intercedes for us. Romans 8:34
Merciful Savior, we seek the justice for which you freed us. As we carry this blessing of your forgiveness, guide us also to apply loving mercy to those who face abuse, that we may share your peace. Amen.