Psalm 121:2 My help comes from Yahweh, who made heaven and earth.
Prayer: God, thanks that You invite me to put my trust in You; I know I will never be disappointed. Please protect me from both internal and external evil. Amen.
The verb “bathed” in verse 10 is a perfect passive, which means it refers to something that happened (and was done to them -passive) in the past with continuing results continuing up to the present. The word refers to a total bath (Rev 1:15). The word for “wash” in verse 10 refers to washing ones face, hands or feet of the surface dirt picked up in the course of life. Removal of daily defilement is necessary for daily fellowship with Jesus (1Jn 1:3-10).
Prayer: Lord, thanks for the lavish love You've shown me, and the model You've given me; may I show others the same love. Amen.
Prayer: Lord, I love You, and will keep Your commandments; please guide me in Your truth. Amen.
Isaiah 5:5 And now, please let Me tell you what I will do to My vineyard: I will take away its hedge, and it shall be burned; And break down its wall, and it shall be trampled down. 6 I will lay it waste; It shall not be pruned or dug, But there shall come up briers and thorns. I will also command the clouds That they rain no rain on it." 7 For the vineyard of the LORD of hosts is the house of Israel, And the men of Judah are His pleasant plant. He looked for justice, but behold, oppression; For righteousness, but behold, a cry for help.
- 9 about sin, because they don’t believe in me;
- 10 about righteousness, because I am going to my Father, and you won’t see me any more;
- 11 about judgment, because the prince of this world has been judged.
1 Corinthians 1:10 Now I plead with you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you all speak the same thing, and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be perfectly joined together in the same mind and in the same judgment.
Prayer: Heavenly Father, may Your truth sanctify and transform me, so I can life in Biblical unity with my fellow believers, loving them as You love Jesus. Amen.