A YEAR IN PRAYER    "Using God's Word to pray"

Have you received the meek nature of Christ after you repented of your sins and placed your faith in Him alone?

Do you seek the Lord in meekness, upholding His justice before men?

Are you displaying your gentleness and meekness towards this wicked, arrogant and puffed-up generation?

 

DAY # 185

TODAY’S REQUEST:

SPIRITUAL BLESSINGS: MEEKNESS -

FOR THE MEEK SHALL INHERIT THE EARTH

2 Corinthians 10:1 Now I, Paul, myself am pleading with you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ––who in presence am lowly among you, but being absent am bold toward you.
Colossians 3:12 Therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, put on tender mercies, kindness, humility, meekness, longsuffering;
James 1:21 Therefore lay aside all filthiness and overflow of wickedness, and receive with meekness the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.
James 3:13 Who is wise and understanding among you? Let him show by good conduct that his works are done in the meekness of wisdom.
1 Peter 3:15 But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts, and always be ready to give a defense to everyone who asks you a reason for the hope that is in you, with meekness and fear;

 

HOW DO THE SCRIPTURES TELL US TO EXPRESS THIS REQUEST?

SEEKING THE LORD AND UPHOLDING HIS JUSTICE

Psalms 37:11 But the meek shall inherit the earth, And shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.
Psalms 37:22 For those blessed by Him shall inherit the earth, But those cursed by Him shall be cut off.
Psalms 37:29 The righteous shall inherit the land, And dwell in it forever.
Psalms 37:34 Wait on the LORD, And keep His way, And He shall exalt you to inherit the land; When the wicked are cut off, you shall see it.
Isaiah 11:4 But with righteousness He shall judge the poor, And decide with equity for the meek of the earth; He shall strike the earth with the rod of His mouth, And with the breath of His lips He shall slay the wicked.
Zephaniah 2:3 Seek the LORD, all you meek of the earth, Who have upheld His justice. Seek righteousness, seek humility. It may be that you will be hidden In the day of the LORD’S anger.
Zephaniah 3:12 I will leave in your midst A meek and humble people, And they shall trust in the name of the LORD.
Matthew 5:5 Blessed are the meek, For they shall inherit the earth.