Morning Prayer: Thu, 06 Apr – Psalm 34:5; Romans 8:1 ~ live shamelessly

Thursday of the Fifth Week of Lent

+ In the name of the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Amen!

Opening Sentences

Almighty God, you alone can bring into order the unruly wills and affections of sinners: Grant your people grace to love what you command and desire what you promise; that, among the swift and varied changes of this world, our hearts may surely there be fixed where true joys are to be found; through Jesus Christ our Lord; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.
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Reading: Psalm 34:5 (NLT)

Those who look to him for help will be radiant with joy; no shadow of shame will darken their faces.
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Reading: Romans 8:1 (NLT)

Now there is no condemnation for those who belong to Christ Jesus.
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Prayer:

Merciful God: I belong to you, fill me with your radiant joy – that I may live shamelessly in Christ Jesus.

+ Every power of public shame and disgrace against me backfire… in Jesus name.
+ Generational disgrace and shame in my life, shall not stand… in Jesus name.
+ Any power that wants to disgrace me, shall be disgraced… in Jesus name.
+ I will not be a ridicule of shame among friends and family… in Jesus name.
+ I bury every spirit of shame assigned to my destiny… in Jesus name.

Thank you, Lord God, for filling me with your life-giving Spirit and freeing me from the chains of sin and death. Through my Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
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“Chain Breaker” – Zach Williams


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Blessing

The Lord bless us, and keep us from all evil, and bring us to everlasting life.

+ In the name of the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Amen!



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