There is an important meeting of the clergy of the diocese with Bishop Bill on Thursday, September 6th. Please pray about committing yourself to prayer and fasting for this meeting from 9 am to 4 pm on Wednesdays leading up to this meeting. Thank you.
And He found in the temple those who sold oxen and sheep and doves, and the moneychangers doing business. When He had made a whip of cords, He drove them all out of the temple, with the sheep and the oxen, and poured out the changers' money and overturned the tables. And He said to those who sold doves, "Take these things away! Do not make My Father's house a house of merchandise!" John 2:14-16 (NKJV)
Lord, cleanse our churches and make them houses of prayer for all people.
Those who trust in the LORD are like Mount Zion, which cannot be moved, but abides forever. Psalm 125:1 (NKJV)
LORD, bring me to this level of trust in you.
As the mountains surround Jerusalem, so the LORD surrounds His people from this time forth and forever. Psalm 125:2 (NKJV)
Jesus, surround me and be my hedge of protection.
For the scepter of wickedness shall not rest on the land allotted to the righteous, Lest the righteous reach out their hands to iniquity. Psalm 125:3 (NKJV)
Father, remove the scepter of wickedness from this land.
Do good, O LORD, to those who are good, and to those who are upright in their hearts. Psalm 125:4 (NKJV)
LORD, do good to your faithful people as you draw them to yourself.
As for such as turn aside to their crooked ways, the LORD shall lead them away with the workers of iniquity. Peace be upon Israel! Psalm 125:5 (NKJV)
Jesus, please deal with the workers of iniquity and bring us your peace.
A Word Received: I have my hand upon you. Be comforted by that.