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

Do the crooked ways of false religions and the ‘bridges to nowhere’ of this world attract you more than the straight path of the Lord?

Are you keeping your eyes on God’s ways and walking in His path?

Have you committed yourself to turn neither to the left nor to the right, desiring only to follow the straight ways of God?

 

DAY # 21

TODAY’S REQUEST:

PRAYING FOR GOD'S WAY TO BE STRAIGHT BEFORE OUR FACE


Mark 1:3 "The voice of one crying in the wilderness: ‘Prepare the way of the LORD; Make His paths straight.’"

Proverbs 10:29 The way of the LORD is strength for the upright, But destruction will come to the workers of iniquity.

Proverbs 12:28 In the way of righteousness is life, And in its pathway there is no death.

Proverbs 15:24 The way of life winds upward for the wise, That he may turn away from hell below.

John 1:23 He said: "I am ‘The voice of one crying in the wilderness: "Make straight the way of the LORD,"‘ as the prophet Isaiah said."

Acts 18:25 This man had been instructed in the way of the Lord; and being fervent in spirit, he spoke and taught accurately the things of the Lord, though he knew only the baptism of John. 26 So he began to speak boldly in the synagogue. When Aquila and Priscilla heard him, they took him aside and explained to him the way of God more accurately.

Isaiah 40:3 The voice of one crying in the wilderness: "Prepare the way of the LORD; Make straight in the desert A highway for our God. 4 Every valley shall be exalted And every mountain and hill brought low; The crooked places shall be made straight And the rough places smooth;

 

HOW DO THE SCRIPTURES TELL US TO EXPRESS THIS REQUEST?

REFUSING TO GO TO THE LEFT OR TO THE RIGHT

Psalms 5:8 Lead me, O LORD, in Your righteousness because of my enemies; Make Your way straight before my face.

Psalms 119:14 I have rejoiced in the way of Your testimonies, As much as in all riches.

Psalms 119:27 Make me understand the way of Your precepts; So shall I meditate on Your wondrous works.

Psalms 119:33 HE. Teach me, O LORD, the way of Your statutes, And I shall keep it to the end.

Psalms 139:24 And see if there is any wicked way in me, And lead me in the way everlasting.

John 14:6 Jesus said to him, "I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me.

Proverbs 10:17 He who keeps instruction is in the way of life, But he who refuses correction goes astray.