Tag Archives: the sovereignty of God

A Prayer for Accepting Change(s)

Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever. Heb. 13:8 Dear Lord Jesus, I really don’t like change. I like newness, excitement and adventure; but when it’s all said and done, I crave the predictable, normal, and safe. Grant me grace to accept change, because there’s so much change going on everywhere I look. […]

A Prayer of Restoration to Gospel Sanity and Peace

At the end of the days I, Nebuchadnezzar, lifted my eyes to heaven, and my reason returned to me, and I blessed the Most High, and praised and honored him who lives forever, for his dominion is an everlasting dominion, and his kingdom endures from generation to generation; all the inhabitants of the earth are […]

A Prayer for Wrestling with, and Resting in, the Sovereignty of God

     Who are you, a human being, to talk back to God? “Shall what is formed say to him who formed it, ‘Why did you make me like this?’” Does not the potter have the right to make out of the same lump of clay some pottery for noble purposes and some for common […]

A Prayer about Decision Making and the Will of God

In his hearts humans plan their course, but the LORD establishes their steps. Prov. 16:9 For this is the will of God, even your sanctification. 1 Thess. 4:3      Sovereign Father, O, the immeasurable peace, humility, and joy this one verse brings me! No more paralysis of analysis. Goodbye to obsessing and second guessing […]

A Prayer about Being Kept in Perfect Peace

You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you. Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord God is an everlasting rock. Isa. 26:3-4 Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not […]