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Praise the Lord, my soul, and forget not all his benefits – who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases (Psalm 103:2-3; NIV).

Help me, O Lord (Psalm 30:10; NLT).

The Lord – who is the Spirit – makes us more and more like him
(2 Corinthians 3:18; NLT).


Father God,
Forgive me;

Son of Man,
Please heal me;

Holy Spirit,
Help me

To grow more and more
Like you.

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We are your living temple

We are the temple of the living God (2 Corinthians 6:16; NLT).

Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God (John 20:31; NLT).

God is Spirit (John 4:24; NLT).


We are your living temple,
God, our Father.

We are your living temple,
Christ, the Son.

We are your living temple,
Holy Spirit.

We are your living temple,
Three in One.



So tired

Come to me all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens (Matthew 11:28; NLT).

I am too distressed even to pray (Psalm 77:4; NLT).

The Spirit… intercedes for us with sighs too deep for words (Romans 8:26; NRSV).

People are suffering all around me,
But I’m so tired and burdened
That I can’t even pray.

So, may your Holy Spirit
Intercede for them on my behalf,
With sighs too deep for words,

While I wait patiently on you,
In stillness,
And in silence.


Like God

Put on your new nature, created to be like God – truly righteous and holy (Ephesians 4:24; NLT).

Imitate God, therefore, in everything you do (Ephesians 5:1; NLT).

Live a life filled with love, following the example of Christ (Ephesians 5:2; NLT).

The Holy Spirit… lives within us (2 Timothy 1:14; NLT). 

I know this sounds ridiculous,
But you created me
To be like you.

Please help me
To follow your Son’s example
In everything I think,
And say, and do,

Living a life of love
Through the power
Of your Holy Spirit,
Who dwells within me.


Living in God

There is… one God and Father, who is over all in all and living through all (Ephesians 4:5-6; NLT).

Christ is all that matters, and he lives in all of us (Colossians 3:11; NLT).

Guard the good deposit that was entrusted to you – guard it with the help of the Holy Spirit who lives in us (2 Timothy 1:14; NIV).

Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in them (1 John 4:16; NIV).


You live in me,
And through me.

Please help me
To remember your presence

Living in love,
So I may
Live in you.