Come, Let Us Reason Together[1]

Do yourself a favor and learn all you can; then remember what you learn and you will prosper. Proverbs 19:8 GNT, (or in the Message translation: Grow a wise heart – you’ll do yourself a favor; keep a clear head – you’ll find a good life.) I have always squirmed just a little at the […]

The Return / A Certain Trumpet / Day 13

From Despair To Hope Father God, O may Your glorious name be blessed and exalted above all blessing and praise! Forgive us for our feelings of hopelessness and fear. Forgive us for taking our eyes off You by conforming to the world, hoping for satisfaction and peace. But without You, there is no hope or […]

The Return / A Certain Trumpet / Day 12 / Vespers

Waiting On God  Dear Lord, Your word says that You LORD are good to those who wait for You, to the people who seek You.  (Lamentations 3:25) We pray as Hannah prayed after waiting on your timing: “Our heart exults in the Lord; our horn is exalted in the Lord, our mouths speaks boldly against our enemies, […]

The Return / A Certain Trumpet / Day 11

Waiting on God Precious LORD, our Creator, our Healer, our Provider, God Most High, we come before you praying for our country and waiting to see you act. Your word says that you LORD are good to those who wait for You, to the person who seeks You.It is good that we wait silently for […]

The Return / A Certain Trumpet / Day 10

Almighty God, our Father in heaven, maker of heaven and earth, to You be the glory. Worthy are You, our Lord, and our God, to receive glory and honor and power; O give thanks to the Lord, for He is good; For His lovingkindness is everlasting.  Forgive us for our rebellious thoughts. Forgive us for creating our own gods and following after them. Forgive us for our […]

The Return / A Certain Trumpet / Day 9 / Vespers

Dear Lord, we know the wickedness of America and that every imagining of the thoughts of our heart is evil continually. Lord we desire the promise that though our sins are like scarlet, You will make them as white as snow. Though they are red like crimson, You will make them as white as wool. […]

The Return / A Certain Trumpet / Day 9

Turning From Evil Deeds Heavenly Father, we know our sins and the sins of our Nation are a reproach to you and Your Holy Name. We ask for your grace to enable us to turn from our wicked ways and Return to You. We ask that the forgiveness of David and the restoration of Israel […]

The Return / A Certain Trumpet / Day 8

Let us humble ourselves before our God.  Let us pray.   Heavenly Father, we come to you this morning to pray that a spirit of humility indwells us.  Humility is not a natural human tendency. We know humility is forgoing one’s status, and using our resources and influence for the good of others before ourselves.  Simply put, it is the willingness to hold power in the service […]

The Return / A Certain Trumpet / Day 6

Father, we call to You with shofar and heart. The sound of the shofar has particular significance for us this morning, It reminds us that You have appointed this time as the Feast of Trumpets, the beginning of a time of repentance and consecration. We enter into it with joy for Your mercy and justice, […]

The Return / A Certain Trumpet / Day 5 / Vespers

Father, hear our prayer. Help us not to fret about evil doers, for you say they will wither quickly like the grass. Help us to trust you and to cultivate faithfulness and to delight in our relationship with You. LORD please establish our steps and hold our hand so we will not be hurled headlong. […]