“Those who look to Him are radiant.
Their faces are never covered with shame.”
“Our Lord’s conception of discipleship is
not that we work for God, but God works through us.”
“The depth of our love determines how brightly we shine for Christ.”
Lord, fill my heart with radiant gratitude. I thank you especially for…
Lord, there are times when the cares of this world cause my light to dim.
I am especially troubled by…
Lord, I ask you to examine the way I use my time and manage my commitments,
especially in the areas of…
Lord, I am sometimes tempted to retreat into comfort.
Help me to be bold in expanding your kingdom.
I commit to sharing your truth with…
Sometimes those closest to me are the hardest to love.
I pray for your power to have radiant love in the following challenging relationships…
Together as one body in Christ, we raise our voices in prayer for:
Pastors Corky and Janice: strength, peace and health for them and for their families.
Kelly Winston and Judi Wallace, and all who work with our children,
as they build up the next generation of radiant believers.
We pray also for our schools.
For Chris Rodriguez and Laura Kowalski, strength and joy,
as they spread the Gospel through local, national and international missions.
For the Methodist Church, to be infused with unity and Christ-centered purpose.
For individuals suffering with addiction to drugs and alcohol,
as well as encouragement for their families and friends.
For our daughters in Haiti to experience God’s peace through our love.
“The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you;
the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace.”