Lent 2018: See the Lord's Salvation: Day 6

Grace Day


Today's Text: Psalm 68:5-6

Use today to pray, rest, and reflect on this week’s reading, giving thanks for the grace that is ours in Christ.

God in his holy dwelling is
a father of the fatherless
and a champion of widows.
God provides homes for those who are deserted.
He leads out the prisoners to prosperity,
but the rebellious live in a scorched land.
—Psalm 68:5-6


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  • Alexandra Wise-Ehlers

    Was feeling guilty for not doing enough today, and then had this gentle reminder that it’s ok to rest. Thank you God for your grace.

  • Robin NHendrich

    Rest…a common theme in my life this week

  • Natasha Smith

    Someone above answers this. But someone on SRT recommended using the scripturetyper app. Check it out! I plug in all the verses for each reading plan into a heading together.

    • Natasha Smith

      Trying to replying to Julianne down there but the app is glitching and won’t let me!

      • She Reads Truth

        So sorry about that Natasha, a new app update will be coming soon that should fix this problem! -Margot, The SRT Team

  • Valerie Schlabach

    The first screen is always in the translation that you have your Bible set to…so that’s different for everyone.

  • Today is Saturday, and I was prepared to do a long study, to have to consider something new, to have to focus on the task at hand. But what a lovely surprise that today, God is reminding me gently to S L O W down and inviting us to take a REST as He commands us to do throughout scripture, to reflect on what has transpired that week, to praise Him for His goodness and mercy, and to be refreshed by His amazing love for us. Thank you Jesus!

  • Brittany Couch

    Thank you for this day of reflection and Lord, for your amazing grace. ❤️

  • Lauren Davis


  • Thank you God for loving me!

  • Peony Noirr


  • Elizabeth

    Kathy, so glad to know everything went well. continued prayers for you and your family

  • Robyn ShumateWentz


  • nursedodie

    Kathy I am so glad to hear the wonderful news God is good all the time

  • Sarah Morthland

    Thank you Lord for the rest and peace I find in You ❤️

  • Audrey Gonzalez

    Thankful for the rest I have in Christ

  • Rashana Wells

    He is ❤️!!

  • Alisha Diggs

    That’s so amazing! God is amazing! Continued prayers for you and your family

  • Wendy McSwain


  • Mary Helen Quinn

    Such a wonderful testimony! Thank you for sharing the Holy Spirit ! He is a good good Father!

  • Alex Jenks

    He is always here with me and those I love. We can survive anything with God on our side.

  • Jessica McCreary


  • Lorrie Martin


  • Carole Cannon

    Thankful !

  • Nancy Pursell

    Kathy… this is such great news! Praising God with you today! He is sovereign and mighty to save! Treasure your time with your hubby! You never know when it will be your last embrace, kiss or I love you… ❤️

  • Churchmouse

    God is father and champion. He provides and leads. I’m just going to rest assured in that today.

  • Traci Mir


  • Your testimony brings tears to my eyes Kathy. Praise God! Rejoicing with you and continuing to pray.

  • I wanted to update all of you on my husband. He had open-heart surgery yesterday. Everything went the way it was supposed to. They went in and repaired the aneurysm and replaced the valve. I got to talk to him last night about 5:30. He was awake (sort of) and off the ventilator. He will be in ICU probably through the weekend and then will be in a room for 3 to 5 days.
    I am almost speechless at the grace and mercy shown to us by our Papa God. The last two weeks have been the worst and the best two weeks of my life. The lessons I have learned, the tenderness I have seen from God, the prayers of His people have absolutely blown me away. Ya’ll, every time I got discouraged or scared, God put a person in my path with the exactly right thing to say, or a song came on the radio, or I opened my Bible and read words that spoke such comfort and peace. All of you in this study were part of that. Your prayers and words of encouragement meant more to me than I could ever say. Please keep praying for healing, for freedom from infection or complications, for strength and yes, I’ll even ask for prayers for patience.
    I am praising God especially loudly today. His hand has been all over this.
    Be blessed, my sweet, precious sisters. I can’t wait to meet all of you someday in heaven.

    • Melinda

      I came here specifically looking for your update this morning. Thank you for keeping us posted. I will continue praying for you both.

    • Bessie

      I also came to see if there was an update on your husband. Thank you for letting us know. I’ve been praying for you both! May it be a smooth, quick and uneventful recovery! God Bless!

    • Lynne

      Kathy, God is so good! Praise the Lord for your great news! I have prayed for you both every day and will continue.

    • Churchmouse

      Thank you for this wonderful update. I’m sure your testimony of faith in the midst of this will bless and influence many. I will continue to pray for Roger to have a steady and uneventful recovery and for you to continue to be amazed at God’s faithfulness to you all.

    • Samanthia Frith


    • Anne

      I also came to SRT this morning hoping to here about Rogers surgery. Thank you God for successful surgery. I pray for ongoing healing,safety from infection. Thank you God for providing peace and strength for Kathy during all of this.

    • Mari

      Praise God! I was thinking and praying for you throughout the day yesterday. Yes, LOL I will pray for patience as well.

    • Martha

      Thank you for the wonderful news about his surgery. Continuing to pray for you all. ❤️

    • God is Gracious

      Praise God

    • Krystle

      Oh I’m so glad everything went well! Praise Jesus! I’ll continue to pray for healing and strength. ❤️

    • Rashana Wells


    • Momtomany

      Kathy, this is wonderful news! A true testament to the power of prayer and for those who stand in the gap for us interceding all across the world!

    • Heather N (MNmomma)

      Praise God! Prayers continue <3 You have been on my mind and on my heart!

    • Katie Morrison

      Thank You Jesus for this healing! Kathy, I pray your Family has renewed energy and rests in the Lord this grace day, with hearts full of joy just knowing that our daddy is picking you all up in His arms and bringing you to higher ground ❤️

    • GramsieSue

      Praising Jesus!! God is moving in wonderful ways through your testimony! Continuing prayers for healing. Hugs to you Kathy! ❤️

    • julie

      So happy all went well. I thought of both of you yesterday and just kept saying little prayers all day long. I will continue to pray for complete recovery. I see in the not so distant future the both of you holding hands reflecting on God’s grace, protection, and mercy throughout this trial. It will be a wonderful testimony to God’s glory. Thank you for the update.

    • Natasha Reyes

      This is great news! Will continue praying.

    • Barbara Menefee

      Wonderful news!!

    • Jeanna S

      Rejoicing with you Kathy, and praying for complete healing in the days ahead!

    • She Reads Truth

      Thank you for the update Kathy. We’re continuing to pray for you and your husband during this time! -Margot, The SRT Team

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