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Today's Verse of the Day

Today's Verse of the Day is From 1 Kings 18:37 KJV Translation: Hear me, O LORD, hear me, that this people may know that thou art the LORD God, and that thou hast turned their heart back again. NKJV Translation: Hear me, O LORD, hear me, that this people may know that you are the LORD God, and that you have turned their heart back again. Explore Thomas Nelson's King James Bibles and take your Bible reading further. © Copyright Thomas Nelson Publishers.

Connect the Testaments: A Daily Devotional

March 29
Prayer and Hope for the AnxiousNumbers 33:1–49; 1 Corinthians 15:12–34; Psalm 28:1–9
Anxiety, depression, and fear aren’t part of the Christian life—or the ideal Christian life, anyway. But for those who struggle with these emotions, this tidy concept isn’t helpful or true. What is helpful is hope and belief in the midst of tumultuous emotion.

The writer of Psa 28 expresses deep anxiety, but even as he does this, he expresses trust in Yahweh: “To you, O Yahweh, I call. O my rock, do not be deaf to me. Or else, if you are silent to me, then I will become like those descending to the pit” (Psa 28:1). Though he feels like God is not listening, the psalmist doesn’t stop pursuing God. He worships and cries for help anyway. In contrast to the “workers of evil” who “do not regard the works of Yahweh, nor the work of his hands,” the psalmist puts all of his dependence and trust in Yahweh (Psa 28:3, 5).

Halfway through the psalm, the petition turns to praise when Yahweh answers his pra…

Prayer

Prayer By: Rev. Lynwood F. Mundy Father, bless my Jewish and 7th Day Adventist brothers and sisters that keep Your Sabbath Day from the OT. Bless and keep them. May those Christians that look down on those religious denominations learn to respect their rights in service to You.  In Jesus' name is my prayer. Amen.