National Day of Prayer


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Come let us join together in prayer and bend our hearts and minds to our Lord God, on this first day of May, 2014. J.E.W.


Prayer of Adoration: “Therefore You are great, O LORD GOD. For there is none like You, nor is there any God besides You, according to all that we have heard with our ears.” 2 Samuel 7:22

Prayer for Forgiveness: “For a mere moment I have forsaken you. But with great mercies I will gather you. With a little wrath I hid My face from you for a moment. But with everlasting kindness I will have mercy on you.” Isaiah 54:7, 8

Prayer for Renewal: “May I defend the poor and fatherless; do justice to the afflicted and needy. Deliver the poor and needy; free them from the hand of the wicked.” Psalm 82:3, 4

Prayer for Personal Needs: “Hear me when I call, O God of my righteousness! You have relieved me in my distress; have mercy on me and hear my prayer.” Psalm 4:1

Prayer for Others: “Moreover, as for me, far be it from me that I should sin against the Lord in ceasing to pray for you; but I will teach you the good and the right way.” 1 Samuel 12:23

Prayer of Affirmation: “You demonstrated Your own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” Romans 5:8

Prayer of Thanksgiving: “God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.” Psalm 46:1

Closing prayer: “Now to the King eternal, immortal, invisible, to God who alone is wise, be honor and glory forever and ever. Amen” 1 Timothy 1:17

(Excerpts from Drawing Near by Boa and Anders)

6 comments on “National Day of Prayer

  1. Patty B says:

    Amen – Praise and Honor belong to God alone!

  2. Thank you for this. I did not realize it was today. I’ve been sick since Resurrection Sunday and so busy with baby, it does not seem possible it is May already. Blessings to you, dear Jeanne.

  3. motherbethel says:

    Thank you ,Amen

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