Thy Kingdom Come: Day 2
How to take part
- Commit to praying every day.
- Text Emily 07905 516624, the first name of the 5 people you’re praying for. Click on the word cloud to see who we are praying for.
- See the valuable resources for each day below.
- Immerse yourself in prayer for an hour each day.
Prayer for the day
by Richard Baxter, (1615-1691).
Eternal, Almighty, and most gracious God:
heaven is your throne, and earth is your footstool;
holy and reverend is your name;
you are praised by the angels of heaven,
and in the gathering of your church on earth.
Despite our unworthiness,
you have invited us through our mediator,
Jesus Christ, to present ourselves and our prayers to you.
Receive us graciously.
Help us by your Spirit.
Let us stand in awe of you.
Put your law into our hearts,
and write it on our minds.
Let your word come to us in power,
and help us receive it in love,
with attentive, reverent, and teachable minds.
Through your word, allow us to taste the flavour of eternal life.
Make us fervent in prayer and joyful in praise.
Help us serve you this day without distraction,
that we may find that a day in your courts is better than a thousand elsewhere, and that it is good for us to come near to God;
through Jesus Christ our Lord and Saviour.