How confident are you that God rules over all people and things, even kings, presidents, and nations? Here we find an example of the power of God over a pagan king (Ezra 6:22).
Today’s reading: Ezra 4:1-7:28
When things look bleak in our society, it’s easy for us to forget that God rules over all. But we are commanded to pray and to trust God. Today, let worry and complaining go. Pray instead.
[For more reflections on this passage see the corresponding reading in my book Cover to Cover: Through the Bible in 365 days].