This is my prayer this morning. I invite you to pray with me:
This is the day that You have made, and I will be glad and rejoice in it (Ps 118:24).
Nothing will touch me today that has not passed through the filter of your loving purpose.
I have awakened to new opportunities and new mercies (Lam. 3:23).
Yesterday’s failures are buried. Today is a new slate, bright and clean.
I do not face this day alone; You are present with me (Matt. 28:20).
You are my Shepherd (Ps. 23:1).
You are my Father (Matt. 20:17).
You are my Peace (Heb. 13:20).
My Comfort (2 Cor. 1:3)
My Rock (Ps 18:2).
My Strength (Ps 19:14).
My Shield (Deut. 33:29).
Lord, when my heart and mind are focused on You, the worries of my life seem small because You are so great. Oh, help me keep my eyes fixed on You all through the day.
Gracious, mighty, sovereign God what an extraordinary thing that You sang me to sleep last night (Zep. 3:17) and You sent me word this morning of Your unfailing love (Ps. 143:8).
I make one plea in this early hour – the angels declare that the whole earth is full of Your glory. (Isaiah 6:3). Give me eyes to see Your glory all around me today.
In the mighty and holy and perfect name of Jesus Christ, my Savior and Lord.