Wednesday, October 2 — Psalm 115:1–8
Ezekiel 6:8–7:27; Hebrews 10:32–11:3
When Job’s three friends heard of all these troubles that had come upon him, they sat with him on the ground for seven days and seven nights, and no one spoke a word to him, for they saw that his suffering was very great. Job 2:11,13
Love bears all things. 1 Corinthians 13:7
God, whose love toward us is beyond our understanding, you carry our needs on your heart, even before we acknowledge them. Give to us, your children, loving hearts and hands to bear the needs of our sisters and brothers. Amen.