Monday, September 11 — Psalm 106:13–23
Jeremiah 40,41; Philemon 1:1–11
It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to put confidence in mortals. Psalm 118:8
Paul wrote: At my first defense no one came to my support, but all deserted me. May it not be counted against them! But the Lord stood by me and gave me strength. 2 Timothy 4:16-17
Eternal Protector, when every security falls away, when we stand defenseless, you stand with us. You have loved us with everlasting love; you have drawn us with every kindness. Help us trust your continued assurance no matter what our circumstances. Amen.