From Handbook to Prayer
He who pursues righteousness and love
Finds life, righteousness, and honor. (Proverbs 21:21)
He who heeds the word prospers,
And blessed is he who trusts in the Lord. (Proverbs 16:20)
Pause to reflect upon these biblical affirmations.
You are the Lord our God, who brought Your people out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. (Exodus 20:2)
Was it not You who dried up the sea,
The waters of the great deep;
Who made the depths of the sea a road
So that the redeemed might cross over? (Isaiah 51:10)
Pause to offer your own expressions of thanksgiving.
The Lord who created the heavens, He is God.
He fashioned and made the earth and established it;
He did not create it to be empty
But formed it to be inhabited.
He is the Lord, and there is no other. (Isaiah 45:18)
The Lord is in His holy temple;
Let all the earth be silent before Him. (Habakkuk 2:20)