Devote yourselves to prayer with an alert mind and a thankful heart.
Today's Daily Prayer
On hearing this, Jesus said, "It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. But go and learn what this means: 'I desire mercy, not sacrifice.' For I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners." Matthew 9:12–13, NIV Dear Father in heaven, we come into your presence as imperfect, sinful children, who do many foolish things and who are involved in much that is evil and corrupt. We come to you, Father, knowing that your fatherly love is with us through all eternity. Be gracious to us and free us from all the harm and injury we are bound to suffer in this earthly life. May the grace your kingdom brings on earth finally blot out the sins of all people, so that as your children they may rejoice because you have helped them. May your name be praised among all people. Amen. Who wrote these prayers? Read about Christoph Friedrich Blumhardt.
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Today's Bible Verse
The vision of Obadiah. Thus says the Lord GOD concerning Edom: We have heard a report from the LORD, and a messenger has been sent among the nations: "Rise up! Let us rise against it for battle!" - Obadiah 1-9
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God Pause Daily Devotion
Isaiah 53:4-12 -- Too many times we allow our lives to be defined to ourselves and others by the things that we have done wrong. The past "sin" we recall could be a couple of minutes or even years ago. Once we allow our lives to be defined by failure, we then permit this error to define our relationship ...read more, click here Luther Seminary - God Pause