Sunday, March 27, 2011

Day 83 I Never Saw That Scripture Before!

One of the really cool things about studying God’s word is finding little treasures. I might have read this verse for years and just passed it by, that is, till tonight.

Thanksgiving and Prayer

15 For this reason, because I have heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love toward all the saints, 16 I do not cease to give thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers, 17 that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give you a spirit of wisdom and of revelation in the knowledge of him.

Eph 1:15-17 (ESV)

The New International Version says, …”may give you the Spirit of wisdom and revelation, that you may know him better.

I have prayed for people to be healed, to help them conquer a sin and to thank God for them but I think I can say I have never prayed that someone I love knows Him better. Hmmm, perhaps this is normal for you but for me I had never thought about praying for my loved one to know our Father better.

Note to self, start praying for those I love in a new way! Thank you Father for calling me to stretch.


"Be the kind of woman that when your feet hit the ground each morning Satan says, "Oh crud, she's up"

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