Dear Lord, please give me strength to face today May we be blessed with strength well into old age… Dear Lord, please give me strength to face today head on. To help others. To help myself. To remain patient, humble, and gracious. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.