is Marv’s Bible study prayer request.
Dear Lord, let us love on those you gave us, like Adam says (Genesis 3:12). In whatever place we’re found in, we’re capable of listening & obeying Jesus: to love your neighbor. We’re Champions, we’re Warriors for Jesus.
Enrich us, dear Lord, to be fruitful, actively kind & loving to those in our spheres. And love those far away, who we can’t get to for whatever reason. Put friends in their lives.
You make even our enemies be at Peace with me (Proverbs 16:7).
“This is my command–be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid or discouraged. For the LORD your God is with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9 (NLT).
Proverbs 3:29, says neighbors dwell near you for safety.
When asked whether He would heal someone (Mt 8:3). That’s His heart.
“And besought him that they might only touch the hem of his garment: and as many as touched were made perfectly whole” Matthew 14:36
“But when he saw the multitudes, he was moved with compassion on them, because they fainted, and were scattered abroad, as sheep having no shepherd.” Matthew 9:36
Luke 6:19, “And the whole multitude sought to touch him: for there went virtue out of him, and healed them all.“
“And great multitudes came unto him, having with them those that were lame, blind, dumb, maimed, and many others, and cast them down at Jesus’ feet; and he healed them,” Matthew 15:30.
“The Spirit of the Lord God is upon Me, because the Lord has anointed Me to preach good tidings to the meek; He has sent Me to bind up the brokenhearted; to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound” Isaiah 61:1
You are on your throne, but You see us and hear us. You dwell with us as You say You do. You are sorrowful for all the pain we feel. You’re with us through our pain and in our joy in this life and in eternal life.
Please comfort the hurting in Las Vegas right now. Give strength for the emergency workers, law enforcement and the medical staffs, dear Lord. Please provide Your peace for all the hurting and all those who lost family members and friends. You don’t want anyone to perish, but You want all to come to You.
Where can we go and be safe? Not even on a concert lawn? People enjoying the freedom this country prides itself in, are killed. It’s not fair. Dear Lord, please help us.