Jeremiah 48:7 Father just as Moab and it’s national god Chemosh was taken captive because the people put their trust in wealth and skills. Please help us not to put our trust in wealth and skills but only in You and your love for us.
Jeremiah 48:10 Lord, let me never refuse to do the work You give me, or to do it half –heartedly or cowardly even when it seems strange or puzzling to me. I see those who were called to be God’s instruments of chastening upon Moab were to be blessed in their work if they did it honestly and boldly; but if they did it half-heartedly and cowardly they would be cursed.
Jeremiah 48:27 Father, take away any attitude that we may have of looking down on others. When we in anyway mock those that are weaker than we are, burn our conscience with the knowledge that ridiculing others is a prideful act. Save us from such pride.
Jeremiah 48:33 Ask God to revive joy and gladness in churches in our nation, that have lost the joy of His salvation (Psalm 51:12)
Jeremiah 48:42 Forgive me, Lord, when I boast about anything but what You have done.
Jeremiah 49:6 Pray that God will restore those who have been rebuked and have repented of their sins.
Jeremiah 49:7 God, in this difficult world in which we live, we desperately need wisdom. surround us with wise counsellors, Lord, people who have gotten their wisdom not just from books but from You.
Jeremiah 49:15 Lord, cut down to size all those who boast of their intelligence and abilities, including me.
Jeremiah 49:19 Father God, I praise You because there is none like You; no one can challenge You or oppose Your will.
Jeremiah 49:31 Lord, help me to be responsible in all I do but save me from a prideful sense of self-sufficiency.
Jeremiah 49:36 Lord, I praise You because nations come and go, but You are eternal. What confidence and comfort that gives me in this transient world.
Psalm 34:13-14 Help me to watch my tongue, Lord. Keep my lips from telling lies. Help me turn away from evil, do good, and work hard at living peacefully with others.
Psalm 34:18 Lord, life today so easily breaks people’s hearts and crushes their spirits. Please be with the broken hearted and discouraged in our community, church and family.
1 Peter 3
1 Peter 3:1-5 Submit your self-image to God’s scrutiny and control. Let Him revise your need for approval from others. Ask Him to give you a quiet and gentle spirit as your most outstanding characteristic.
1 Peter 3:8-9 Confess your tendency to hold on to a proud and self-protective attitude. Ask God to make you tenderhearted and sympathetic, giving back blessings when others treat you badly.
1 Peter 3:13-17 Lord, I cannot live a good life except through belonging to you and being obedient to your Holy Spirit. Teach me what to say when others ask me about the hope I have in You.