"I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, Who loved me and gave Himself for me." - Galatians 2:20

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Friday, November 23, 2012

* FOOD FOR THOUGHT: A THANKSGIVING PRAYER


 • May my life overflow with Your fruit. 
• May I hunger for righteousness. 
• May I thirst for living water. 
• May I nourish my soul with Your Word. 
• May my mind crave purity.
 • May I purge myself of pride and ingratitude. 
• May I be satisfied with the hope I have in Christ. 
• May I not choke on my selfish desires. 
• May my heart be sustained by Your love.
 • May I not quench Your Spirit, but rather consume Your presence. 
• May I be filled with the power of the Holy Spirit. 
• May I be stuffed with the joy of the Lord. 
• May my tongue testify to the sweetness of Your grace and forgiveness.
 • May I not waste the gifts You give me. 
• May I feast on Your goodness. 
• May I delight in the fellowship of believers. 
• May my soul devour the wisdom and truth of Your Word. 
• May I not swallow the enemy's lies. 
• May I savor my relationship with You, Lord. 
• May I resist spiritual milk and feed on spiritual meat. 
• May my appetite for self-discipline increase. 
• May I starve my flesh from the world's smorgasbord of sin.
 • May I give You my first fruits and not my leftovers.
 • May I continue to taste and see that the Lord is good. 
• May I have a heart for the harvest. 




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