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Chronological Bible Reading: Exodus 25-28 Chronological Bible Reading: Exodus 29-32 Chronological Bible Reading: Exodus 33-36
Monday, February 11 Tuesday, February 12 Wednesday, February 13
Song of Solomon 5:4 My beloved put in his hand by the hole of the door, and my Luke 11:13 If ye then, being evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children: how 1 Pet. 3:7 Likewise, ye husbands, dwell with them according to knowledge, giving
bowels were moved for him. much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him? honour unto the wife, as unto the weaker vessel, and as being heirs together of the grace of life;
that your prayers be not hindered.
Beloved Lord and Friend, Jesus: Wonderful Savior:
You knocked, but it was not enough. My heart is cold and sleepy. I am many I believe, right prayer will give right answers and bring right power. So Heavenly Father:
times too ungrateful to rise and open the door. Yet the touch of your grace will I am bold to ask for spiritual comfort, for maturing gifts, for enabling grace—for Prayer is such an important thing, being the channel by which rivers of revival
make my very soul stir! revival! I thank you because you will not mock my request by giving me something come, and the window through which you supply so much grace. Prayer is my ship,
Oh, touch with grace __________ and __________, so they become that only addresses the superficial. Revival, since it is a work of the Spirit of trading with heaven, and coming back home stacked with treasures. It is so
conscious of their condition—lost—and aware of how your Spirit—seeking and grace, always deals with root issues. invaluable, the danger of my hindering it is used by Peter as a motive for why
wooing—is drawing them to Jesus. You were shut-out, and I was asleep on a bed Give me the faith in 2019 to ask the best blessings, richest graces, highest husbands and wives have to behave according to their biblical roles!
of apathy, yet you were longsuffering with me. work, and closest fellowship with Christ. Because whatever is happening to me Anything that hinders prayer is sin. If anything regarding my family is injuring
Oh, the greatness of your patience, as you knock and knock again. The right now, I know you have not given me a stone, serpent, or scorpion (vv 11-12). my power in prayer, then there is urgent reason for me to change. Any behavior or
greatness of your persistence, as you add your voice to your knock. How can I You are not treating me ungenerously. And were I as able to judge reality and attitude or habit that leaves us un-joined as heirs of grace is evil.
refuse you? goodness as you, I would see you are giving me the best possible things to Prayer affects my spiritual power. To confine it is spiritual injury, and a
John 6:44 No man can come to me, except the Father which hath sent me draw him: enable the Holy Spirit’s operation in my life. dangerous tendency. When I am on my knees I am really and truly before you, my
and I will raise him up at the last day. So trials may surround me (they do!), but your love is right here. All my faith God. Others see me only on the surface, but your eyes pry into the recesses of my
My vile heart should blush and be rebuked. You show the greatest kindness has to do is open one eye to see it. I am not dealing even with apparent evil, but soul.
of all when you become your own butler, and unbar the door to other souls evident good. Blind unbelief is what misrepresents your work, your ways, and your If you see I am prayerless—not just on my knees now, but in my soul during
yourself. Nothing but your own power can save sinners, but please Sir! use my heart. Give me a clearer eye of faith to see the truth! the day—then you make little of my trials, and nothing of my efforts. So make me
witness as your tool. You can open hearts where no argument of mine will work. Let me seek and see truth regarding my own frailty and faults. I seek a person of earnest prayer! Give me the spirit of prayer, so it is habitual for my
Well may my emotions move for you when I contemplate all you suffered repentance from the Holy Ghost through Jesus Christ. I come to you Father, and heart to talk with you all day. Then things will be right with me. But if that is not
for me. Allow my affections to wander no longer. I have entertained rivals and in sincerity I pray, my case right now and my prayers are hindered, show me what needs to be ejected
grieved you long enough. Cruel sin! Psa. 51:10 Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me. to make it right. Show me what is lacking that I need to supply.
What can I do? Tears are a poor show of repentance. Lord, you forgive freely If my heart be not broken and contrite, break it and heal it. Give me a tender Prov. 4:23 Keep thy heart with all diligence; for out of it are the issues of life.
but please, prevent my unfaithfulness in the future. Purge my heart and bind it with spirit. My longing is always toward you. Deal with me in a way that brings revival, And living prayers are what deal with those issues and bring revival. You see
cords to you ever more. I ask this in Jesus’ own name. Amen. for so I ask it in Jesus’ precious name. Amen. the hindrances; I repent of the sin. Hear me today for Jesus’ sake. Amen.
A DAILY PATTERN FOR PRAYER & BIBLE READING Chronological Bible Reading: Leviticus 1-4 Chronological Bible Reading: Leviticus 5-7
Chronological Bible Reading: Exodus 37-40 Friday, February 15 Saturday, February 16
Thursday, February 14
† Rom. 13:11 And that, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of Psa. 119:28 My soul melteth for heaviness: strengthen thou me according unto thy word.
Acts 5:14 And believers were the more added to the Lord, multitudes both of men and sleep: for now is our salvation nearer than when we believed.
women. Heavenly Father and Redeemer:
High and Holy God: Like the troubled psalmist, I complain about my addiction to earthly things.
I HEAR the Savior say, “Thy strength indeed is small; The greatest mistake in life is when we do not understand the times we live Sometimes my soul cleaves to the dust from which I was made. I feel like it melts
Child of weakness, watch and pray, find in Me thine all in all.” in, and how to act in those times. Pastor Tony Evans says, “if you plan on doing for heaviness. I cry for freedom from this invisible prison. I could dissolve-away in
For nothing good have I whereby Thy grace to claim, anything for God, you better do it now.” That sense of urgency only comes from tears. The solid strength of my faith is in danger of turning to liquid in the heat of
I’ll wash my garments white in the blood of Calv’ry’s Lamb. knowing the time. We have to understand the times as to our own generation, my afflictions. Heaviness of heart seems like a killing thing. It threatens to turn the
Prov. 2:2 So that thou incline thine ear unto wisdom, and apply thine heart to life I have into nothing more than an extended death.
And now complete in Him my robe His righteousness, understanding; Job 3:24 For my sighing cometh before I eat, and my roarings are poured out like the
Close sheltered ’neath His side, I am divinely blest. The night is far spent, and many of our friends continue in the dense darkness waters.
Lord, now indeed I find Thy power and Thine alone, of postmodern ignorance about the gospel, and of Jesus’ finished work. Tears are the distillation of the heart. When I weep, my soul wants to waste-
Can change the leper’s spots and melt the heart of stone. Eph. 5:8 For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as away in the erosion. I am nearly weak as water, spilt on the ground, never to be
children of light: gathered up. What shall I do?
When from my dying bed my ransomed soul shall rise, Help us by your Spirit to hold up the light, as we live your Eternal Purpose! Lam. 2:19 Arise, cry out in the night: in the beginning of the watches pour out thine
“Jesus died my soul to save,” shall rend the vaulted skies. 1 Pet. 2:9 But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar heart like water before the face of the Lord: lift up thy hands toward him
And when before the throne I stand in Him complete, people; that ye should show forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his I must remember, it is better to be melted by depression than hardened
I’ll lay my trophies down, all down at Jesus’ feet. marvellous light: by defiance. You strengthen me by pouring me out, then pouring your grace in.
We were once in despair—a night without a moon. We were without hope, As you pour grace in through your word, then your Spirit can certainly sustain me.
Jesus paid it all, all to Him I owe; and feared our future was the blackness of darkness forever. That hopeless gloom is over (I verbally confess it so the enemy can hear it!)
Sin had left a crimson stain, He washed it white as snow. for us. Praise the Lord! We have light and joy in Jesus Christ. The Day-star is Grace is what enables me to bear the constant stress of lasting sorrow. It
shining on our path. Help us, Holy Spirit, to lead others into the Way, for the repairs the decay caused by a perpetual tear-drip. It gives me the garment of praise
—Elvina M. Hall, 1865 dispensation of grace is here. The day of salvation has dawned for someone who for the spirit of heaviness. When depression comes I will pray, because that is
is lost today! Bring them under the influence of the gospel, of holiness and hope. the shortest distance out of discouragement. And in that prayer I plead nothing
š Arouse them out of the sleep of apathy. Help us shake them awake with a
knowledge of the shortness of time. Help us in this, for Jesus’ sake. Amen.
but the word of God. This I do, not just for my own sake or others, but because
of what you have provided in Jesus. Amen.

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with a group of believers around the word of God every Sunday in our church.
Alfred Boyd -family, Chelsa Bright Christ would go nowhere till He had prayed. He would attempt nothing till He had
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§ Keeping Christ at the center (your core relationship of worship to God) Tameka Bedell - friend of Starks family “Oh,” says one, “I live in the spirit of prayer, and therefore I do not need times
§ Keeping the body of Christ a priority (your congregational relationship of Carole Jones - mother, James Jones and seasons for prayer.” And do you think that Christ did not live in the spirit of
walking with us) Sara Zwahlen - friend of Kay Brockmeyer prayer? Yet He had to have his special time and place to pray. Do not fall under the
§ Basing beliefs and actions on the mind of Christ (your church relationship in Camille Trapasso - stage 4 liver cancer injurious notion that because your spirit cries to God in prayer all day long, therefore
the Word) Brittany Nieves - niece, Jim & Lin Tonty there must not be some season for more immediately coming into God’s presence. If
Henry Thrower – brother, Nicole Thrower you imagine this, I am afraid that it will prove a snare to your feet. The Lord Jesus
Donna Schlaikjer – co-worker, Teresa Burton Christ, who knew better than you do that the main thing is the spirit of prayer rather
Elijah Irangi – father, Carol Irangi than the act of prayer, yet Himself retired into desert places to maintain the act and
Melissa McGhee – niece, Liz Clary exercise of prayer. Be spiritual. Be baptized into the spirit of prayer. But do not be
Laura Peterson Tamara Sigars deceived by the enemy, who can steal a spirit away while we dream that we only
Aileen McMahan Conner Bartlett spiritualize it. We had better preserve the very bones of prayer—the posture, the
Jenny Alpers time, place—rather than let it all ooze away into an impalpable mental condition.
God keep us prayerful. He will do so if He makes us like His dear Son.

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