Lazaroo – Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Apr 27, 2010 I Lazaroo.


Pray the words of this Lazaroo aloud to God, with deepening humility:

“Now, LORD God…you have made me king over a people who are as numerous as the dust of the earth. Give me wisdom and knowledge, that I may lead this people, for who is able to govern this great people of yours?”
(2 Chronicles 1:9-10)

I can identify with Solomon, Jesus –

not because You’ve made me king over Your people…

but because my responsibilities
demand more wisdom and knowledge than I possess.

You work with me

through me
sometimes in spite of me!

in such subtle ways

that sometimes I forget it’s You
and start believing it’s

my wisdom
my strength
my experience

until…
for the briefest moment…

You withdraw Your hand and allow me to discover
how helpless I truly am when left to my own devices.

I never want to make that foolish mistake again!

Holy Spirit, please remind me…

it’s You.

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2 Samuel 22:28-29; Psalms 33:16-22; Psalms 44:2-3; Psalms 121:1-2; Romans 8:26-27; 1 Corinthians 8:2; Philippians 4:12-13; Titus 3:4-7

What is Lazaroo?

Take Me Deeper

Scripture taken from the HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. NIV®. Copyright© 1973, 1978, 1984 by International Bible Society. Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved.

One response so far.

  1. John Tevault Says:

    Well said I often have to ask the Lord to check my pride,for it is by His grace and will I live today!

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