Prayer Devotional: Day 243

He has shown you, O man, what is good; And what does the Lord require of you But to do justly, To love mercy, And to walk humbly with your God? – Micah 6:8 NKJV Justice, mercy, and humility are all things that can guide human behavior. It’s normal to feel angry, sad, or frustrated,Continue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 243”

Prayer Devotional: Day 149

I will be glad and rejoice in Your mercy, For You have considered my trouble; – Psalms 31:7‭NKJV Today I took my son to a pediatrician in Albuquerque because he has a cold, and I have one, too. Although I would normally wait to take him to the doctor if he didn’t have a feverContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 149”

Prayer Devotional: Day 19

The Lord is gracious, and full of compassion; Slow to anger, and of great mercy. – Psalm 145:8 KJV What can we do to become more like Jesus? When we find ourselves thinking about the past and remembering wrongs done to us, it is possible to surrender those thoughts to God and exchange them forContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 19”

Prayer Devotional: Day 18

Be ye therefore merciful, as your Father also is merciful. – Luke 6:36 KJV Being merciful includes showing mercy to ourselves. Sometimes we need to say “no” even if we think that answer might displease someone. The Lord knows that we do our best work when we are healthy, balanced, and well rested. If weContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 18”

Prayer Journal: Day 326

Day 326 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His abundant mercy has begotten us again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. – 1 Peter 1:3 NKJV In this life we will have trouble, but the Lord asks us not toContinue reading “Prayer Journal: Day 326”

Prayer Journal: Day 170

Day 170 “In returning and rest you shall be saved; in quietness and confidence shall be your strength.” But you would not, and you said,”No, for we will flee on horses” — Therefore you shall flee! And “We will ride on swift horses” — Therefore those who pursue you shall be swift! – Isaiah 30:15-16Continue reading “Prayer Journal: Day 170”

Prayer Journal: Day 158

Day 158 But I trust in your unfailing love; my heart rejoices in your salvation. I will sing to the Lord, for He has been good to me. – Psalm 13:5-6 NIV  When the Lord restores our health after a period of illness, it is time to rejoice. Doesn’t that make us feel like singing?Continue reading “Prayer Journal: Day 158”

Prayer Journal: Day 134

Day 134 For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are–yet without sin. Let us approach the throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to helpContinue reading “Prayer Journal: Day 134”