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A Prayer with Matthew 11:20-30

Our Lord Jesus warned unrepentant cities of God’s just judgment. We pray our heavenly Father to grant us the gift of repentance and lead us, who are heavy laden with our sins, to find rest for our souls. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary found in Lutheran Service Book, pages …

Proper 19 (2018)

Without God, we are not able to please Him. Therefore, we pray that He would give His Holy Spirit to us, so that He may direct and rule our hearts in all things. Collect for Proper 19 (the Sunday closest to September 14), from The Book of Common Prayer. http://media.blubrry.com/sacredmeditations/p/sacredmeditations.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/20-Proper-19-BCP-2.mp3Podcast: …

Sanctifying the Heart-2

Johann Starck has exhorted us on how the believing Christian prays to God to sanctify the heart. Now he leads us in praying to the Holy Spirit for our sanctification. Source: Starck’s Prayer-Book, by Johann Starck (translated and edited by W. H. T. Dau, 1921), pages 178-179. http://media.blubrry.com/sacredmeditations/p/sacredmeditations.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/JSPB006-Sanctify-the-Heart-2.mp3Podcast: Play in …