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Daily Praying the Word

PRAYING GOD’S WORD: More than 300 Bible verses are included in this book to effectively guide you in praying God’s infallible Word back to Him. Twelve times in Psalm 119 the writer tells of God’s faithfulness “according to Your Word”:
      to cleanse us as we obey (v. 9),       to revive us when we’re discouraged (v. 25),       to strengthen us in sadness (v. 28),       to save us in love (v. 41),       to receive God's mercy (v. 58),       to do good to us (v. 65),       to comfort us (v. 76),       to renew us (v. 107),       to uphold us (v. 116),       to protect us (v. 154),       to teach us (v. 169), and       to answer our prayers (170)
One way of praying God’s word is to paraphrase a verse into a prayer of your own. For instance, when you read…
6Now godliness with contentment is great gain. 7For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out. 8And having food and clothing, with these we will be content. 1 Timothy 6:6-8 3Give us day by day ou…