Thursday, February 27 — Psalm 31:6–9
Exodus 5:10–6:12; Matthew 19:23–30
My salvation and my honor depend on God. Psalm 62:7 NIV
Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me. Matthew 5:11 NIV
Lord, only you can save us. Help us to more closely follow Jesus’ example so that we may live our lives according to your will. When we face hatred or discrimination, grant us the strength to stand firm in our faith, trusting in you. In Jesus’ name, we pray. Amen.