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

Are you walking around with chips on your shoulders?

Is the humility of Christ becoming an evident element of your character?

Do you give high marks to your opinion even when in complete contradiction with God’s word?

 

DAY # 270

TODAY’S REQUEST:

PRAYING FOR HUMILITY

Exodus 10:3 So Moses and Aaron came in to Pharaoh and said to him, "Thus says the LORD God of the Hebrews: ‘How long will you refuse to humble yourself before Me? Let My people go, that they may serve Me.
Proverbs 15:33 The fear of the LORD is the instruction of wisdom, And before honor is humility.
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.
Numbers 12:3 (Now the man Moses was very humble, more than all men who were on the face of the earth.)
Psalms 25:9 The humble He guides in justice, And the humble He teaches His way.
James 4:10 Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and He will lift you up.
Proverbs 11:2 When pride comes, then comes shame; But with the humble is wisdom.
Proverbs 16:19 Better to be of a humble spirit with the lowly, Than to divide the spoil with the proud.
Proverbs 29:23 A man’s pride will bring him low, But the humble in spirit will retain honor.
2 Samuel 22:28 You will save the humble people; But Your eyes are on the haughty, that You may bring them down.

HOW DO THE SCRIPTURES TELL US TO EXPRESS THIS REQUEST?

MOURNING IN “SACKCLOTH AND ASHES”

2 Chronicles 7:14 "if My people who are called by My name will humble themselves, and pray and seek My face, and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin and heal their land.
Colossians 3:12 Therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, put on tender mercies, kindness, humility, meekness, longsuffering;
Titus 3:2 to speak evil of no one, to be peaceable, gentle, showing all humility to all men.
1 Peter 5:5 Likewise you younger people, submit yourselves to your elders. Yes, all of you be submissive to one another, and be clothed with humility, for "God resists the proud, But gives grace to the humble."
Ezra 8:21 Then I proclaimed a fast there at the river of Ahava, that we might humble ourselves before our God, to seek from Him the right way for us and our little ones and all our possessions.
Romans 12:16 Be of the same mind toward one another. Do not set your mind on high things, but associate with the humble. Do not be wise in your own opinion.