ORDERLY FASHION

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Daily Prayer for March 17th, 2020        

Good morning, God‚ÄĒthank you!! ūüôā

When things are chaotic, please help me to walk in an orderly fashion. Be considerate of those around me, especially through times like this. Let me remember to wash my hands, stay away from people and public places as much as possible. Holy Spirit, as I hold on to trusting you, I desire to remain alert and help build up the body of Christ‚ÄĒbuild it up in love. <3 All glory and honor you!! In Jesus‚Äô name. Amen.

1 Corinthians 14:40 English Standard Version (ESV)

40 But all things should be done decently and in order.

Ephesians 4 English Standard Version (ESV)

Unity in the Body of Christ

4¬†I, therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, 2¬†with all¬†humility and¬†gentleness, with¬†patience,¬†bearing with one another in love,¬†3¬†eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in¬†the bond of peace.¬†4¬†There is¬†one body and¬†one Spirit‚ÄĒjust as you were called to the one¬†hope that belongs to your call‚ÄĒ¬†5¬†one Lord,¬†one faith,¬†one baptism,¬†6¬†one God and Father of all,¬†who is over all and through all and in all.¬†7¬†But¬†grace was given¬†to each one of us¬†according to the measure of Christ’s gift.¬†8¬†Therefore it says,

“When he ascended on high he led a host of captives,
and he gave gifts to men.‚ÄĚ

9¬†(In saying, ‚ÄúHe ascended,‚ÄĚ what does it mean but that he had also descended into¬†the lower regions, the earth?¬†10¬†He who descended is the one who also¬†ascended¬†far above all the heavens, that he might¬†fill all things.)¬†11¬†And¬†he gave the¬†apostles, the prophets, the¬†evangelists, the¬†shepherds¬†and teachers,¬†12¬†to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for¬†building up¬†the body of Christ,¬†13¬†until we all attain to¬†the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God,¬†to mature manhood,¬†to the measure of the stature of¬†the fullness of Christ,¬†14¬†so that we may no longer be children,¬†tossed to and fro by the waves and carried about by every wind of doctrine, by human cunning, by craftiness in¬†deceitful schemes.¬†15¬†Rather,¬†speaking the truth in love, we are to¬†grow up in every way into him who is¬†the head, into Christ,¬†16¬†from whom the whole body, joined and held together by every joint with which it is equipped when each part is working properly, makes the body grow so that it builds itself up in love.

1 Peter 5:8 English Standard Version (ESV)

8 Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.

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