Monday, May 01, 2017
2017 05 01
Holy Spirit, come upon me as you did Jesus.
Because He has anointed Me Luke 4:18b (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, I ask for your anointing.
To preach the gospel to the poor; Luke 4:18c (NKJV)
Father, help us share the gospel with the poor.
He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, Luke 4:18d (NKJV)
Jesus, help us heal the brokenhearted.
To proclaim liberty to the captives Luke 4:18e (NKJV)
Father, help us proclaim liberty to the captives.
And recovery of sight to the blind, Luke 4:18f (NKJV)
Jesus, as you did, let us bring recovery of sight to the blind.
To set at liberty those who are oppressed; Luke 4:18g (NKJV)
Jesus, let your church set at liberty those who are oppressed in mind, body, or spirit.
To proclaim the acceptable year of the LORD." Luke 4:19 (NKJV)
Holy Trinity, One God, help us proclaim to all your people your acceptable time.
And this is His commandment: that we should believe on the name of His Son Jesus Christ and love one another, as He gave us commandment. 1 John 3:23 (NKJV)
Father, help us love you and our neighbor in word and deed.
Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits, whether they are of God; because many false prophets have gone out into the world. 1 John 4:1 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, give us discernment to test the spirits.
Blessed be the LORD, Who has not given us as prey to their teeth. Our soul has escaped as a bird from the snare of the fowlers; the snare is broken, and we have escaped. Our help is in the name of the LORD, Who made heaven and earth. Psalm 124:6-8 (NKJV)
LORD, I bless you, for you are our help and strength.
A word received: Look to me when times are troubled.