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Prayer from Psalm 9: God’s Reputation

This entry is part 9 of 158 in the series Prayers from the Psalms

This entry is part 9 of 158 in the series Prayers from the Psalms  The word on the street, Lord, is that you stand up for those who have fallen down. You have a reputation for helping the hurting. You’ve never failed to fight for someone mistreated or badly cheated. And now, after what you’ve done […]

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Prayer from Psalm 7: The Day of Wrath

This entry is part 7 of 158 in the series Prayers from the Psalms

This entry is part 7 of 158 in the series Prayers from the Psalms Lord, may today be a day of wrath. Unleash your anger against all who cause injustice and all who commit violence. Let every weapon in your arsenal be unloaded so that evil is stopped dead in its tracks. May justice win […]

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Prayer from Psalm 5: Morning Prayer

This entry is part 5 of 158 in the series Prayers from the Psalms

This entry is part 5 of 158 in the series Prayers from the Psalms This morning I bow before you. You are my King. You are my God. I lay my requests before you. And I wait expectantly–knowing you will answer. Today, Lord, defeat evil in whatever place it dwells and in whatever form it takes. […]

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Prayer from Psalm 2: Jesus for President

This entry is part 2 of 158 in the series Prayers from the Psalms

This entry is part 2 of 158 in the series Prayers from the Psalms    Lord, some Presidents, Princes and Prophets act with no regard to what is right. The only items on their agenda are their pursuit of prestige, possessions, and praise. But even as I read the reports of their evil, I am comforted. Because […]

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