In the Lord alone are deliverance and strength
(Isaiah 45:24; NIV).
1. Let the Father in today,
For he, alone, can pardon sin.
2. Let the Teacher in today,
For he, alone, can save your life.
3. Let the Spirit in today,
For he, alone, can heal your soul.
4. Let the Lord God in today,
For he, alone, can make you whole.
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1. Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If you hear my voice and open the door, I will come in, and we will share a meal together as friends (Revelation 3:20; NLT).
He forgives all my sins (Psalm 103:3; NLT).
2. You call me Teacher and Lord; and you are right, for so I am (John 13:13; RSV).
God paid a ransom to save you from the empty life you inherited from your ancestors. And the ransom he paid was not mere gold or silver. It was the precious blood of Christ, the sinless, spotless Lamb of God (1 Peter 1:19; NLT).
3. God is Spirit, so those who worship him must worship in spirit and in truth (John 4:24; NLT).
He restores my soul (Psalm 23:3; NKJV).
Their souls shall be like a well-watered garden; and they shall sorrow no more at all (Jeremiah 31:12; NKJV).
4. “I am the Alpha and the Omega – the beginning and the end,” says the Lord God. “I am the one who is, who always was, and who is still to come – the Almighty One” (Revelation 1:8; NLT).
He was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities; upon him was the chastisement that made us whole, and with his stripes we are healed (Isaiah 53:5; RSV).
1. Jesus is my Lord and God,
My comforter when I am sad;
Brother, sister, father, mother:
All the love I never had.
2. Jesus is my watchful shepherd,
Teacher, master, mountain guide;
Friend in need, defence in trouble:
He is always at my side.
3. Jesus is my close companion,
Strong support when I’m afraid;
Sword and shield when I’m in danger:
Rescuer when I have strayed.
4. Jesus is my paragon,
My light along the narrow way;
Bread, wine, water; truth, and life:
My inspiration, every day.
1. “My Lord and my God!” Thomas exclaimed (John 20:28; NLT).
Worship Christ as Lord of your life (1 Peter 3:15; NLT)
The Father and I are one (John 10:30; NLT).
I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate, [Comforter, Encourager, Counsellor] who will never leave you (John 14:16; NLT).
Jesus replied, “Who is my mother? Who are my brothers? Then he looked around him and said, “Look, these are my mother and brothers. Anyone who does God’s will is my brother and sister and mother” (Mark 3:33-5; NLT).
God is love (1 John 4:16; NIV).
2. I am the good shepherd (John 10:14; NLT).
Since I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you ought to wash each other’s feet. I have given you an example to follow. Do as I have done to you (John 13:14-15; NLT).
3. The Lord will guide you continually (Isaiah 58:11; NLT).
The Lord is a friend to those who fear him (Psalm 25:14; NLT).
He is your protecting shield and your triumphant sword! (Deuteronomy 33:29; NLT).
I will be glad because he rescues me (Psalm 35:9; NLT).
If a man has a hundred sheep and one of them gets lost, what will he do? Won’t he leave the ninety-nine others in the wilderness and go to search for the one that is lost until he finds it? And when he has found it, he will joyfully carry it home on his shoulders (Luke 15:4-5; NLT).
4. God called you to do good, even if it means suffering, just as Christ suffered for you. He is your example, and you must follow in his steps (1 Peter 2:21; NLT).
I am the light of the world (John 9:5; NLT).
Small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life (Matthew 7:13-14; NIV).
He took bread, gave thanks and broke it, and gave it to them, saying, “This is my body given for you; do this in remembrance of me.” In the same way, after the supper he took the cup, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood, which is poured out for you” (Luke 22:19-20; NIV).
Rivers of living water will flow from his heart (John 7:38; NLT).
I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one can come to the Father except through me (John 14:6; NLT).
Just as you have received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live in him (Colossians 2:6; CSB).
Hello, everyone. I’ve just discovered that yesterday’s post again only reached those who follow me by email. I don’t know why this happened, but will try to guard against it in future. Meanwhile, I’m re-posting that day’s prayer, so no one will miss out. I’m really sorry this happened.
How powerful you are, Lord God, I love you.
My rock and refuge every day, I love you.
May I walk in your narrow way, I love you,
And always praise your name, and pray, I love you.
How wonderful you are, Lord God, I love you.
My teacher and my steadfast guide, I love you.
May I give up all hate and pride, I love you,
And always journey at your side, I love you.
How glorious you are, Lord God, I love you.
My advocate and comfort still, I love you.
May I thank you for good and ill, I love you,
And always try to do your will, I love you.
God is all-powerful (Job 36:22; NLT).
He is my refuge, a rock where no enemy can reach me (Psalm 62:7; NLT).
The Lord of Heaven’s Armies is a wonderful teacher (Isaiah 28:29; NLT).
How glorious is our God! (Deuteronomy 32:3; NLT).
I will send you the Advocate [or Comforter] – the Spirit of truth (John 15:26; NLT).
Should we accept only good from the hand of God, and never anything bad? (Job 2:10; NLT).
I want your will to be done, not mine (Matthew 26:39; NLT).