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We confess that we have not been living like the witness of Your resurrection. Let us rely on Your grace that changes disappointments to joys and have courage. We repent for seeking reasons to forgive before You, who has shown true forgiveness even when You were crucified at the cross. We pray that You would help us forgive all those whom we have considered as our enemy as we have received Your love and forgiveness. Thank You for choosing the path of the cross, the path of hardships. We praise You for the victory we have in You, and for Your resurrection.
Pastor Kim's Daily Prayer: Help Us to Continue Our Spiritual Devotion, Even Against Unrighteous Authority
Herod was more interested in miracles rather than actually believing in the gospel itself. He mocked Jesus and sent him to Pilate although he knew Jesus was innocent.
Pastor Kim's Daily Prayer: Help Us to Follow the Path of the Cross, Serving Others With Love and Humility
Jesus, who is our role model of serving and loving! Praise You, Lord, for loving Your disciples until the end if when You knew that they were going to betray You. Thank You, Lord, for allowing us to check up on our faith so that we may not remain in fear. As the day of judgement comes near, help us to win over this world by having strong faith, hoping in salvation, and being courageous. As You keep Your covenant eternally, we realize that we receive eternal life from You when we are chosen by You. We want to be loyal and faithful servants. We want to consider each soul as precious, and we want to obey to Your words as we love You. Help us to live a life bearing abundant fruit. We want Your purpose of salvation for the lost ones and weak ones to be completed through us. Allow us to be passionate towards others. We often judge others and consider ourselves as righteous. We want our prayers to be like the prayer of a tax collector. Allow us to be humble and pray with contrite hearts.