On Christ The Solid Rock I Stand Lyrics
3 Then He spoke many things to them in parables, saying: "Behold, a sower went out to sow. 4 And as he sowed, some seed fell by the wayside; and the birds came and devoured them. 5 Some fell on stony places, where they did not have much earth; and they immediately sprang up because they had no depth of earth. 6 But when the sun was up they were scorched, and because they had no root they withered away. 7 And some fell among thorns, and the thorns sprang up and choked them. 8 But others fell on good ground and yielded a crop: some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty. 9 He who has ears to hear, let him hear!" Matthew 13:3-9 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, prepare our hearts to receive Jesus' words into our hearts. Make our hearts into good soil for the gospel.
"Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty, Who was and is and is to come!" Revelation 4:8b (NKJV)
Jesus, help us join in singing God's praises.
16 Then the same Sheshbazzar came and laid the foundation of the house of God which is in Jerusalem; but from that time even until now it has been under construction, and it is not finished." Ezra 5:16 (NKJV)
LORD, give us grace to rebuild your church in this diocese.
5 God has gone up with a shout, The LORD with the sound of a trumpet. 6 Sing praises to God, sing praises! Sing praises to our King, sing praises! 7 For God is the King of all the earth; Sing praises with understanding. Psalm 47:5-7 (NKJV)
Father, help us sing your praise with understanding
12 Walk about Zion, And go all around her. Count her towers; 13 Mark well her bulwarks; Consider her palaces; That you may tell it to the generation following. Psalm 48:12-13 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, help us tell the next generation of your mighty deeds and how you will deliver us from the hand of those who hate us.
A Word Received: Come to me, my arms are open wide and I will comfort you.