From Handbook to Prayer
You will keep in perfect peace him whose mind is stayed on You,
Because he trusts in You. (Isaiah 26:3)
I will seek the Lord while He may be found
And call upon Him while He is near. (Isaiah 55:6)
Pause to reflect upon these biblical affirmations.
I will give thanks to the Lord according to His righteousness
And will sing praise to the name of the Lord Most High. (Psalm 7:17)
The Lord is my light and my salvation;
Whom shall I fear?
The Lord is the strength of my life;
Of whom shall I be afraid? (Psalm 27:1)
Pause to offer your own expressions of thanksgiving.
I will sing to the Lord as long as I live;
I will sing praise to my God while I have my being.
May my meditation be pleasing to Him;
I will be glad in the Lord. (Psalm 104:33–34)
God gives strength to the weary
And increases the power of the weak.
Even youths grow tired and weary,
And young men stumble and fall;
But those who wait for the Lord
Will renew their strength;
They will mount up with wings like eagles;
They will run and not grow weary;
They will walk and not be faint. (Isaiah 40:29–31)