28 Days to Pray: Day 19

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Lord, Teach Me to Pray through Pain …

Read Psalm 9:9-10: The Lord is a stronghold for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble. And those who know your name put their trust in you, for you, O Lord, have not forsaken those who seek you.

As you begin your prayer today, sit in silence for a moment and wait on God. Wait and rest in His presence before you speak.

Lord, I thank You for …

  • Not forsaking me and for making Yourself and Your presence known to me
  • Being that strong tower that I can run to and find safety
  • Encouraging me to “be” with You in this moment, rather than “do” something for You

Lord, I ask You to …

  • Confirm in my heart what You want my priority to be today
  • Tune my heart to Your will and not my comfort
  • Speak to me about any areas of sin or weakness that I have (Pause and wait to hear the Lord speak to You through the Holy Spirit.)

And now Lord, I offer You praise. I worship You today and open my hands to Your plans. You know better than I what this day will bring because You are all-knowing. I trust You, Lord Jesus.

Prayer is an acknowledgment that our need of God’s help is not partial but total. – Alistair Begg