Thursday, March 4 — Psalm 33:1–5
Ezra 5:1–6:12; Acts 28:17–31
Surely I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord, plans for your welfare and not for harm, to give you a future with hope. Jeremiah 29:11
God was pleased to have all his fullness dwell in him, and through him to reconcile to himself all things, whether things on earth or things in heaven, by making peace through his blood, shed on the cross. Colossians 1:19-20 NIV
God of hope, we thank you for reconciling us to Christ, freeing us from sin and death. Through faith in you, we can live with the hope and assurance of eternal life. Amen.