"Behold, we are going up to Jerusalem, and the Son of Man will be betrayed to the chief priests and to the scribes; and they will condemn Him to death and deliver Him to the Gentiles; and they will mock Him, and scourge Him, and spit on Him, and kill Him. And the third day He will rise again." Mark 10:33-34 (NKJV)
Jesus, you are being mocked right now by many of the leaders of your people.
Then James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came to Him, saying, "Teacher, we want You to do for us whatever we ask." Mark 10:35 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, set me free from self-serving prayer.
having a form of godliness but denying its power. And from such people turn away! 2 Timothy 3:5 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, help us repent whenever we deny the power of the gospel.
All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work. 2 Timothy 3:16-17 (NKJV)
Father, please help us receive Scripture for its intended purposes.
"The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon Me, Isaiah 61:1a (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, rest on me.
Because the LORD has anointed Me Isaiah 61:1b (NKJV)
Jesus, anoint me for your service.
To preach good tidings to the poor; Isaiah 61:1c (NKJV)
Father, help me share the gospel with the lost and the least.
He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, Isaiah 61:1d (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, help me minister healing to the brokenhearted.
To proclaim liberty to the captives, Isaiah 61:1e (NKJV)
Jesus, help me show prisoners to sin where true liberty can be found.
And the opening of the prison to those who are bound; Isaiah 61:1f (NKJV)
Jesus, set the captives to sin free in you.
The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit, a broken and a contrite heart -- these, O God, You will not despise. Psalm 51:17 (NKJV)
Jesus, thank you for breaking into my life and into my heart with your Holy Spirit.
A Word Received: Adam and Eve hid from me; pray that my people will cease hiding from me.