Best Version of Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring by Bach (With Lyrics)
1 If then you were raised with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ is, sitting at the right hand of God. Colossians 3:1 (NKJV)
Jesus, please help me desire more of you in my life.
2 Set your mind on things above, not on things on the earth. Colossians 3:2 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, transform my thinking so that I desire things heavenly.
3 For you died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God. Colossians 3:3 (NKJV)
Father, please help my old life die away and bring me to new life in Jesus.
4 When Christ who is our life appears, then you also will appear with Him in glory. Colossians 3:4 (NKJV)
Lord, I long for that day of glory.
5 Therefore put to death your members which are on the earth: fornication, uncleanness, passion, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry. Colossians 3:5 (NKJV)
Jesus, help me die to myself and live for you.
6 Because of these things the wrath of God is coming upon the sons of disobedience, 7 in which you yourselves once walked when you lived in them. Colossians 3:6-7 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, awaken the church leaders to the wrath that is to come for their disobedience.
8 But now you yourselves are to put off all these: anger, wrath, malice, blasphemy, filthy language out of your mouth. 9 Do not lie to one another, since you have put off the old man with his deeds, Colossians 3:8-9 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, help me put to death the deeds of the flesh.
10 and have put on the new man who is renewed in knowledge according to the image of Him who created him, 11 where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcised nor uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave nor free, but Christ is all and in all. Colossians 3:10-11 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, breathe new life into your church.
12 Therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, put on tender mercies, kindness, humility, meekness, longsuffering; 13 bearing with one another, and forgiving one another, if anyone has a complaint against another; even as Christ forgave you, so you also must do. Colossians 3:12-13 (NKJV)
Jesus, as you bear with us, help us bear with one another.
14 But above all these things put on love, which is the bond of perfection. 15 And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to which also you were called in one body; and be thankful. Colossians 3:14-15 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, let the peace and love of Jesus sweep through this diocese.
2 Continue earnestly in prayer, being vigilant in it with thanksgiving; Colossians 4:2 (NKJV)
Lord, build us up in prayer.
7 Lift up your heads, O you gates! And be lifted up, you everlasting doors! And the King of glory shall come in. Psalm 24:7 (NKJV)
Jesus, King of Glory, enter into our common life.
Fanfare for the Common Man, New York Philharmonic, James Levine
A Word Received: Come to me; I Am waiting for you.