Today’s reading is from 1 Kings 19:1-11, during a time when Elijah was fearful for his life. In sheer exhaustion, Elijah asked God to take his life. God answered… with sending an angel of the Lord with food and water and a nap because Elijah needed strength for the journey ahead. We also need strength for the journey ahead of us.
Know that you are worthy just as you are, regardless of what you accomplish or what you do not accomplish. If you are having suicidal thoughts, there is help. The National Suicide Hotline is available 24/7 at 1-800-273-8255