Lord, I Give You My Day (A Prayer) – Janet Eriksson

Prayer for the Day
Photo by Janet Eriksson, Adventures with God

Lord Jesus, I give you my day.

Help me to live in the “unforced rhythms of grace,” as You teach me in Matthew 11:28-30 (MSG).

Lord Jesus, I want to follow Your example and do exactly what You would have me do today – no more, no less.

Help me be salt and light in my little corner of the world.

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God Restores Daily – Janet Eriksson

Bible Verse

“The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me to lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside the still waters. He restores my soul; He leads me in the paths of righteousness for His name’s sake.” — Psalm 23:1-3 (NKJV)

Reflection

In our noisy, fast-paced, interconnected world, a lot of people suffer from burnout. Often we don’t see the signs of approaching burnout until we’re nearly shut down. We miss this lovely, daily invitation from God to rest in green pastures, to walk beside quiet waters, and to be continuously restored by Him.

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God Is an Oasis – Janet Eriksson

Bible Verse

“As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, my God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When can I go and meet with God?” — Psalm 42:1-2 NIV

Reflection

During a time of crisis, we are so aware of how much we need God. But we may feel it takes time and energy to build our relationship with God. And time and energy are hard to come by during a crisis.

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