“Teacher, tell my brother to share the inheritance with me” (Luke 12:13).
Father, we ask you for courage to stand up for our brothers and sisters in times of need
“Yes, Lord. I have come to believe that you are the Christ, the Son of God,
the one who is coming into the world.”
"Lord Jesus, you are the potter and I am the clay. Mould me and shape me as you wish and make me and make of me the best image. Amen
“the Kingdom of heaven is like a merchant searching for fine pearls. When he finds a pearl of great price, he goes and sells all that he has and buys it.” (MT 13: 45)
Lord, please give me the courage to speak to you even when my emotions are high. Give me confidence that you care and are willing to help me.
Jesus please remain as our example that we may live our lives praising you through serving others.
Father, teach us how to pray, teach us the power in prayer and intercession, help us draw ever near to you.
Ever-living God, enable us to be good seeds and eventually wheat that can be used for your good purpose and spiritual nourishment.
“Then the virgins shall make merry and dance and young men and old as well. I will turn their mourning into joy, I will console and gladden them after their sorrows” Jer 31:13
“How precious is your mercy, O God! The children of men take refuge in the shadow of your wings. “ …”Keep up your mercy towards your friends, your just defense of the upright of heart.” (Ps 36: 8-9)
"See, I place my words in your mouth! This day I set you over nations and over kingdoms, To root up and to tear down, to destroy and to demolish, to build and to plant. (Jer 1:9)
Thank you Lord for take us into your family, for being with us in our struggle and to share with us your plan for our journey ahead. May we continue to share with others the joy you have given us this day. Amen
Lord, we ask your guidance when we feel we have lost our way and have trouble finding you again.
"... I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh I am filling up what is lacking in the afflictions of Christ on behalf of his body." (Colossians 1:24)
The greatest thing about Jesus is that he is not the great discourager but the great encourager. “In his name the Gentiles will hope”, indeed. Amen
Lord give me confidence that you hear my prayers and are willing to rearrange your plans according to what I ask for.
“Come to me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest. (Mt 11:28)
“I give praise to you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for although you have hidden these things from the wise and the learned you have revealed them to the childlike. (Mt 11: 25)
“Take care you remain calm and do not fear; do not let your courage fail…. Unless your faith is firm, you shall not be firm” (Isaiah 7: 4, 7).
“Whoever loves father or mother more than me is not worthy of me,
and whoever loves son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me.
Christ Jesus is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation. For in him were created all things in heaven and on earth, the visible and the invisible.
“Holy, holy, holy is the Lord of hosts! All the earth is filled with his glory.” IS 6:3)
We thank you for being so steadfast and faithful toward us. We ask you to guide our hearts and
minds always back to you and the shelter you provide us from this world that can, at times, seem so difficult to
navigate. Let us find rest and strength in your protection and fill us constantly with the words you need spread
for all to hear.
“The more I called them, the father they went from me, sacrificing to the Baals and burning incense to idols” (Hosea 11:2).