He said to them, "But who do you say that I am?" Peter answered and said, "The Christ of God." Luke 9:20 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, please help us answer as Peter did and not worry about what the crowds say.
Then He said to them all, "If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow Me. Luke 9:23 (NKJV)
Help the diocese take up its cross and follow Jesus, no matter what the cost.
For what profit is it to a man if he gains the whole world, and is himself destroyed or lost? Luke 9:25 (NKJV)
Lord, there is no profit in gaining the approval of the world; help us do what you want.
But the centurion, wanting to save Paul, kept them from their purpose, and commanded that those who could swim should jump overboard first and get to land, Acts 27:43 (NKJV)
Lord, thank you for soldiers with compassion.
"Yet I am the LORD your God ever since the land of Egypt, and you shall know no God but Me; for there is no Savior besides Me. Hosea 13:4 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, please help us accept the truth of this word.
Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, You who lead Joseph like a flock; You who dwell between the cherubim, shine forth! Psalm 80:1 (NKJV)
Shepherd of Israel, lead us like a flock.
Restore us, O God; cause Your face to shine, and we shall be saved! Psalm 80:3 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, restore us to our first love for Jesus.
Restore us, O LORD God of hosts; cause Your face to shine, and we shall be saved! Psalm 80:19 (NKJV)
Father, restore us and save us. Thank you.
A Word Received: I Am waiting for you to return to Me.