JESU, JOY OF MAN'S DESIRING BY BACH (WITH LYRICS)
6 When he saw Jesus from afar, he ran and worshiped Him. Mark 5:6 (NKJV)
Jesus, I pray that all those who are in bondage will come and worship you.
15 Then they came to Jesus, and saw the one who had been demon-possessed and had the legion, sitting and clothed and in his right mind. And they were afraid. Mark 5:15 (NKJV)
Jesus, I long to see thhose in bondage "clothed and in their right mind."
18 And when He got into the boat, he who had been demon-possessed begged Him that he might be with Him. 19 However, Jesus did not permit him, but said to him, "Go home to your friends, and tell them what great things the Lord has done for you, and how He has had compassion on you." 20 And he departed and began to proclaim in Decapolis all that Jesus had done for him; and all marveled. Mark 5:18-20 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, please help us tell our families all that Jesus has done for us.
1 And certain men came down from Judea and taught the brethren, "Unless you are circumcised according to the custom of Moses, you cannot be saved." Acts 15:1 (NKJV)
Father, help us avoide imposing the rules of men on those who come to faith in in Jesus.
2 Therefore, when Paul and Barnabas had no small dissension and dispute with them, they determined that Paul and Barnabas and certain others of them should go up to Jerusalem, to the apostles and elders, about this question. Acts 15:2 (NKJV)
Lord, help me look to the apostoic teaching and coucils to guide me through this time.
3 So, being sent on their way by the church, they passed through Phoenicia and Samaria, describing the conversion of the Gentiles; and they caused great joy to all the brethren. Acts 15:3 (NKJV)
Jesus, help us join in rejoicing at what you have done among us.
8 So God, who knows the heart, acknowledged them by giving them the Holy Spirit, just as He did to us, Acts 15:8 (NKJV)
Father, help all in the church receive the Holy Spirit as those first disciples did.
5 Come and see the works of God; He is awesome in His doing toward the sons of men. 6 He turned the sea into dry land; They went through the river on foot. There we will rejoice in Him. 7 He rules by His power forever; His eyes observe the nations; Do not let the rebellious exalt themselves. Psalm 66:5-7 (NKJV)
LORD, thank you for the rivers you have carried me through that I was unable to manage in my own strength.
A Word Received: Listen, listen for my word of guidance for you.