Friday, September 09, 2016
2016 09 09
Holy Spirit, help me fall down at Jesus' feet in my hour of need.
Jesus wept. John 11:35 (NKJV)
Jesus, thank you for weeping for us in our times of sorrow.
Jesus said to her, "Did I not say to you that if you would believe you would see the glory of God?" John 11:40 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, help me believe so that I may see the glory of God.
'After this I will return and will rebuild the tabernacle of David, which has fallen down; I will rebuild its ruins, and I will set it up; so that the rest of mankind may seek the LORD, even all the Gentiles who are called by My name, says the LORD who does all these things.' Acts 15:16-17 (NKJV)
Father, thank you for giving me a heart to seek after you.
Therefore I judge that we should not trouble those from among the Gentiles who are turning to God, Acts 15:19 (NKJV)
Jesus, keep us from troubling new converts with needless rules and regulations.
If I have covered my transgressions as Adam, By hiding my iniquity in my bosom, Job 31:33 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, help me confess my sins.
O You who hear prayer, to You all flesh will come. Psalm 65:2 (NKJV)
LORD, thank you for hearing my prayer and letting me come to you.
By awesome deeds in righteousness You will answer us, O God of our salvation, You who are the confidence of all the ends of the earth, And of the far-off seas; Psalm 65:5 (NKJV)
Jesus, you are my confidence and my hope.
Bring my soul out of prison, that I may praise Your name; the righteous shall surround me, for You shall deal bountifully with me." Psalm 142:7 (NKJV)
Jesus, bring my soul out of prison.
A word received: Rest in me. Let me guide your steps.
Schenectady City Mission Prayer Table Report, Thursday, September 8, 2016, 4:30 - 6:10 p.m.. Torre Bissell from St. Ann's Amsterdam, and Chuck Rinaldo from Christ Church Schenectady. This took place during the evening meal at the City Mission.
+--indicates received a wooden cross made by Dennis Adams of North Carolina
+Michael (man in a wheelchair) -- He is waiting for hip replacement surgery, probably in December. Prayed he would be set free from pain and quickly have successful surgery.
+Charlie (volunteer) -- Peace and comfort over friend Gary's death. Gary had one leg and was in a motorized wheelchair and was struck by a car and killed. His funeral was Thursday morning.
James (man) -- For his sister Idell who is in pain and for his whole family and that he, James, will be an encouragement to his family.
Ted (volunteer, widower in his 80s) -- For the lonely hours and for his daughter Camille.
+Jack (man) -- a job
Gary (staff) -- His dog is not well and for Gary's friends.
Tony (volunteer) -- He share with us the story of his conversion.