Prayer for Wednesday 5-11-2022
Lord our God, we thank You for making us into a community whose refuge and certainty is Jesus Christ. We thank You that He will not remain hidden from us forever; His life will be revealed, perhaps soon, in our times. Lord God, how long, how long have your children waited! Now a new time is coming, the end of this age, and we rejoice in this even if You must also judge and punish. No matter what happens, we are at peace. We live in Your future, in the future of Jesus Christ, in the great day when humankind will receive the Spirit and their old works will come to an end. Be with us. Bless us throughout the coming night and help us in what we have most on our hearts. We have so much on our hearts, but You see everything and You know all our needs. Lord God, Your grace will overcome all earthly troubles, and Your name will be glorified on earth as long as we are the Church that believes and truly awaits Your help. Praise to Your name! You have done immeasurably much for us and we are assured You will do even more. We give You all the thanks and praise that You so richly deserve in Jesus’ precious and holy name.