P: and near to all who call on you in truth.
L: When we fall, even as did David who fell so far,
P: you lift us up to see a better way.
L: When we are bowed down with heavy hearts,
P: you reach out to us and raise us up.
All: We give thanks to you, God.
from Psalm 145:10-18 and 2 Samuel 11:1-15