Learn to do good; seek justice, rescue the oppressed, defend the orphan, plead for the widow. (Isaiah 1:17)
Lord, teach me how to help and defend the vulnerable people around me-the children, the sick, the infirm, the elderly, the poor. They are easily taken advantage of by those more powerful than they are, but I know You have a special place in your heart for them. Help me not to look the other way when intervening would be inconvenient or scary. Grant me your wisdom, insight, and grace to effectively help wherever and whenever I can.
Learning to do good for the sake of others is one of life’s most fulfilling