Love your neighbor

Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all yoursoul and with all your mind and with all your strength. ‘ The second is this: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself. ‘ There is no commandment greater than these”, He says. … I am the Lord.”

We need God

Pride deceives us into thinking we can “do life” on our own—that we’re capable, independent, unstoppable, and self-reliant. We think we don’t need God every hour, that we don’t need his help, grace, mercy, courage, and hope. So, surely, we don’t need to pray.

But a humble heart submits itself to God in prayer because it knows it can do nothing without him.

When God called Jonah to go to Nineveh, Jonah’s response was not to go to God in prayer. Instead, he fled, his heart furiously and arrogantly silent (Jonah 1:3). When God humbled him in the belly of a great fish, Jonah finally cried out in prayer (2:1).

God here’s your prayers.