August 10, 2020 — Isaiah 26:2-4
Open the gates, that the righteous nation that keeps faith may enter in. You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on You because he trusts in You. Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord God is an everlasting rock. Isaiah 26:2-4.
Open my heart that faith may enter in. How can this faith begin and warring cease? Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect. Romans 12:2.
Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. I Peter 5:8. When we keep our mind stayed on our Lord, and trust in Him, He is faithful. The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; His mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. Lamentation 3:22-23.
When we hunger and thirst for righteousness, our paths are smooth and we walk in abundance. Remembering Your Gracious Care and Love makes our life’s pathway straight.
Dear Lord in Heaven, Guide me, and teach me to love as You love me…Help me to forgive others a You forgive. Give me the understanding of Your Kingdom and Power on earth as it is in Heaven. And I give you the Glory. In the name of Jesus! Amen.
Truly, Great is Your Faithfulness!
The path of the righteous is level; You make level the way of the righteous. In the path of your judgments, O Lord, we wait for You; Your name and remembrance are the desire of our soul. My soul yearns for you in the night my spirit within me earnestly seeks you. For when your judgments are in the earth, the inhabitants of the world learn righteousness. Isaiah 26:7-9.