Tag Archives: fellowship with Jesus

A Prayer for Being with Jesus

  Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were uneducated, common men, they were astonished. And they recognized that they had been with Jesus. Acts 4:13 Dear Lord Jesus, this simple story corrals my wandering heart this morning. Two unschooled, ordinary fishermen—Peter and John, were radically changed because of spending time with you. Their boldness […]

A Prayer in Praise of Jesus’ Persistent, Pursuing Love

     Those whom I love, I reprove and discipline, so be zealous and repent. Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me. Rev. 3:19-20 Dear Lord Jesus, because the gospel is […]

A Prayer for Feasting and Fellowshipping with Jesus

A Prayer for Feasting and Fellowshipping with Jesus Levi [Matthew] held a great banquet for Jesus at his house, and a large crowd of tax collectors and others were eating with them. But the Pharisees and the teachers of the law who belonged to their sect complained to his disciples, “Why do you eat and […]

A Prayer for Being with Jesus

     Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were uneducated, common men, they were astonished. And they recognized that they had been with Jesus. Acts 4:13      As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, my God. My soul thirsts […]

A Prayer Praising Jesus for His Tenacious, Meddling Love

     Those whom I love, I reprove and discipline, so be zealous and repent. Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me. Rev. 3:19-20      Dear Lord Jesus, every day […]

A Prayer about Thirsty Panting for Jesus

     As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When can I go and meet with God? Psalm 42:1-2      Loving Jesus, there’s no craving more demanding than thirst. It’s neither patient nor polite. When we get even a […]

A Prayer Praising Jesus for His Pursuing Love

     Those whom I love I rebuke and discipline. So be earnest, and repent. Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with him, and he with me. Revelation 3:19-20      Dear Lord Jesus, every day we have […]

A Prayer About My Distracted Heart

     As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him. She had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet listening to what he said. But Martha was distracted by all the preparations that had to be made. […]

A Prayer About Being With Jesus

     When they saw the courage of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished and they took note that these men had been with Jesus. Acts 4:13      Dear Lord Jesus, this simple story confronts and corrals my wandering heart this morning. Peter and John, two unschooled, ordinary […]

A Prayer About Jesus Pursuing Me Today

     Those whom I love I rebuke and discipline. So be earnest, and repent. Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with him, and he with me. Revelation 3:19-20      Dear Lord Jesus, every day I have […]