Today I Pray

He who is faithful in a very little thing is faithful also in much; and he who is unrighteous in a very little thing is unrighteous also in much. (Luke 16:10)

Today I pray to spend every moment serving others and choosing not to serve self.

Today I pray to faithfully and diligently do the next thing and to not choose the path of laziness.

Today I pray to respond to each spill, squabble and sin with love and patience, pointing those around me to Jesus and choosing not to allow anger and frustration any portion.

Today I pray to lay down my life in every moment, every decision and every action because my Lord and Savior did so for me and I have no right to do any less.

And to whomsoever much is given, of him shall much be required. (Luke 12:48)

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7 Responses to Today I Pray
  1. Annie @ Beauty In The Surrender
    February 23, 2011 | 8:16 am

    Beautifully & simply put. This needes to my prayer each morning.


    Annie @ Beauty In The Surrender Reply:

    I should print this out and place this on my fridge, above the sink, in the bathroom, in the laundry room… ☺


  2. chantelle
    February 23, 2011 | 9:17 am

    I needed this today! Thank you so much! 🙂


  3. Chrissy
    February 23, 2011 | 11:11 am

    Thank you I REALLY needed this today 🙂


  4. JoyfulMom
    February 23, 2011 | 1:50 pm

    God is so good! I read this as I am at the point of saying, “Why do I bother!!”


  5. Linda
    February 23, 2011 | 3:05 pm

    Me, too!


  6. Becky
    February 23, 2011 | 3:11 pm

    Thanks for reminder! I have had a rough day with my 3 year old son in town and after coming home and reading this was an eye opener! I will print it out for next trip!


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