O Holy Night – Carols from King's 2017
13 Is Christ divided? Was Paul crucified for you? Or were you baptized in the name of Paul? 1 Corinthians 1:13 (NKJV)
Jesus, even if we are divided, you one.
4 But the multitude of the city was divided: part sided with the Jews, and part with the apostles. Acts 14:4 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, heal the fractures in our church community.
4 And He shall stand and feed His flock In the strength of the LORD, In the majesty of the name of the LORD His God; And they shall abide, For now He shall be great To the ends of the earth; 5 And this One shall be peace. Micah 5:4-5a (NKJV)
Father, let your glory shine upon us and help us see our separated brothers and sisters as our brethren.
8 He has shown you, O man, what is good; And what does the LORD require of you But to do justly, To love mercy, And to walk humbly with your God? Micah 6:8 (NKJV)
Jesus, help us walk in your ways of peace and love.
7 The LORD is good, A stronghold in the day of trouble; And He knows those who trust in Him. Nahum 1:7 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, help me trust you in all my choices.
4 "Behold the proud, His soul is not upright in him; But the just shall live by his faith. Habakkuk 2:4 (NKJV)
Jesus, help me live by faith.
6 So he answered and said to me: "This is the word of the LORD to Zerubbabel: 'Not by might nor by power, but by My Spirit,' Says the LORD of hosts. Zechariah 4:6 (NKJV)
Jesus, help us depend on your Spirit.
8 And in that day it shall be That living waters shall flow from Jerusalem, Half of them toward the eastern sea And half of them toward the western sea; In both summer and winter it shall occur. 9 And the LORD shall be King over all the earth. In that day it shall be-- "The LORD is one," And His name one. Zechariah 14:8-9 (NKJV)
Father, let your living waters flow throughout the church.
16 Then those who feared the LORD spoke to one another, And the LORD listened and heard them; So a book of remembrance was written before Him For those who fear the LORD And who meditate on His name. Malachi 3:16 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, help us remember what you have done among us.
Christmas Truce of World War I - Joyeux Noel 2005 film
A Word Received: It is not enought to declare a truce, you must live it, even when there are divisions. Find in me the power to live out a truce.