Lord, help us not be judgmental and critical in our approach to one another. My we practice the law of love which Jesus showed us.
Loving God, we thank you for the high priesthood of Jesus. We thank you too for all the men who through the ages have served us as priests and all those who serve us now.
"... be holy, with all those everywhere who call upon the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, their Lord and ours." (1 Corinthians 1:2b)
"It is not the healthy who need a doctor but the sick. I did not come to call the virtuous but sinners."
"I say to you, rise, pick up your mat, and go home."
Loving God, you call us every day into discipleship and ministry. Help us not to be afraid to go where you need us to go and serve where you need us to serve.
Lord, help us to be rooted in your word, especially at the time of trials and temptations. May we never be carried away by our success, name and fame rather let it be an opportunity to serve you more closely.
Father, thank you for your Word, show us your power today, and the power we have through the shed blood of Jesus to cleanse us from sin and wash us white as snow. In Jesus name AMEN!
“And a voice came from the heavens, saying, “This is my beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased.” Matthew 3:17.
"In Bethlehem of Judea, for thus it has been written through the prophet: And you, Bethlehem, land of Judah, are by no means least among the rulers of Judah; since from you shall come a ruler, who is to shepherd my people Israel". (Matthew 2:5-6)
Father, we thank you for all the joys and wonderful things you've granted us in this life
"You are my beloved Son; with you I am well pleased." (Mark 1:11)
“A holy day has dawned upon us. Come, you nations, and adore the Lord. Today a great light has come upon the earth!” (Alleluia!)
Loving and compassionate God, help us to know Jesus , your Son, in a more intimate way
Lord help us to revel your peace joy and happiness to people around us through our words, deeds and actions
"I am the voice of one crying out in the desert, 'Make straight the way of the Lord,' as Isaiah the prophet said." (John 1:23)
Have a Blessed and Happy New Year!
"He came to his own place and his own people did not accept him". For the "Word was made flesh and lived among us." (Jn 1:10)
"Lord, now let your servant go in peace; your word has been fulfilled: my own eyes have seen the salvation which you prepared in the sight of every people, a light to reveal you to the nations and the glory of your people Israel" (LK 2:33)
As we await our deliverer, Lord, we ask for your kindness and mercy in the world. Our world is so divided by conflict and war.
Lord thank you that rose from the dead. Thank you that our doubts don't change your word or you. You love us and may love you in return today.
“They threw him out of the city, and began to stone him. The witnesses laid down their cloaks at the feet of a young man named Saul. As they were stoning Stephen, he called out “Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.” ( Act 7: 55)
Happy Birthday to our Dearest Baby Jesus! May he bless us with his peace and Joy
". . . Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel [who] has . . . raised up for us a mighty Savior, born of the house of [God's] servant David." (Luke 1:68-69)
Loving God, we remember the birth of your Son. We remember what his life means for us.