Thursday, August 22 — Psalm 102:23–28
Jeremiah 19:10–21:10; 1 Timothy 4:1–10
He was cut off from the land of the living, stricken for the transgression of my people. Isaiah 53:8
Consider him who endured such hostility against himself from sinners, so that you may not grow weary or lose heart. Hebrews 12:3
Everlasting Lord, you endured the greatest of suffering so that we would be free! Darkest days were yours to bear so that the sun could be ours. May we spend our whole lives repaying you. In Jesus’ name we pray. Amen.