Prayer: We call for help and you come quickly. We rejoice and thank you. Amen
Reading: Psalm 70 (Click to read text)
Stop and GROW: After reading the text, discuss/ponder the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's Book of Faith questions, which are part of Camp Mount Luther's GROW Time with campers.
QUESTION 1: What scares, confuses, challenges, or doesn’t make sense to me in this text?
QUESTION 2: What delights me in this text or is my favorite part of the story?
QUESTION 3: What stories or memories does this text stir in me?
QUESTION 4: What is God up to in this text?
Reflection: There are many ways of feeling poor and needy. Beyond things and stuff, we feel emotionally needy: frustrated and alone. There are forces out there seeking to ruin our life and the lives of others. But if we seek God's help and know God will deliver us and keep us safe, we can rejoice and be glad.
Psalm 70 is a call for help. O Lord, do not delay! --Alice Yeakel
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