Friday, May 02, 2014
5/2/2014, #13, 2nd Quarter 2014
However, when he, the Spirit of truth, has come, he will guide you into all truth; for he will not speak on his own authority, but whatever he hears he will speak; and he will tell you things to come. (John 16:13)
Holy Spirit, guide us into all truth. Help us accept your authority and the words you give us.
He will glorify me, for he will take of what is mine and declare it to you. (John 16:14)
Holy Spirit, please help us join you in glorifying Jesus and telling others what you have declared to us.
All things that the Father has are mine. Therefore I said that he will take of mine and declare it to you. (John 16:15)
Father, please help us receive what you are giving us through Jesus and the Holy Spirit.
But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts, and always be ready to give a defense to everyone who asks you a reason for the hope that is in you, with meekness and fear; (1 Peter 3:15)
Lord God, fill our hearts with your holiness. Help all those going to the Diocesan Convention to find a new readiness to give a defense of the gospel and the reason for their hope that is grounded in their passion for Jesus.
And gave their land as a heritage, a heritage to Israel his people. (Psalm 135:12)
Jesus, help us enter into the heritage you have prepared for us. We bless you for all your goodness to us.
Words received: Hunger for my word -- feed on my faithfulness.
Look to me to find the path to walk on.
Listen for my word.
Pray for my people to return to me.
I AM with you in all your tears.
Friday: 16, 17 * 134, 135; Exod. 16:23-36: 1 Pet. 3:13-4:6: John 16:1-15
Saturday: 20, 21:1-7(8-14) * 110:1-5(6-7), 116, 117; Exod. 17:1-16: 1 Pet. 4:7-19: John 16:16-33
Notes from the Front Lines
MAY Daily: For our Bishop and for Spiritual Vitality in every Parish
1 Daughters of the King Spring Retreat (May 16-18 )
The Rev’d Edward Caldwell
2 St. Paul’s Church, Keeseville -The Rev’d Blair Biddle
***** Pray for those attending the Diocesan Convention to recover their first love and passion for Jesus.
***** Pray for vocations for the Sisters of St. Mary.