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Prayer Guide: Psalm 6

10.04.16 | Prayer | Prayer Leadership | Prayer Guides | by Justin Jeppesen

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    REVERENCE

    God's praiseworthy attributes displayed in this text: 

    Rebukes and Disciplines -v. 1
    Gracious -v. 2; Healer -v. 2 
    Deliverer -v. 4; Steadfast love -v. 4 
    Hears our weeping -v. 8 
    Hears my plea, accepts my prayer -v. 9
    God's discipline never brings despair, but always has a word of hope, healing, and restoration

    Possible Prayer Prompters:

    Lord, I praise You that You have been gracious to me when...

    Lord, I give You thanks for hearing and answering me when I cried out to You about…

     

    RESPONSE

    Possible Prayer Prompters:

    "I surrender my trouble of __________ and will patiently wait for You Lord to respond." (v. 2-4)

    "Lord, I confess my weariness about __________ and trust that You will bring deliverance." (v.6-7)

    "I repent of my impatience and doubt as I wait for You to answer my cry for_________" (v. 6-7)

     

    REQUESTS

    Possible Prayer Prompters:

    Lord, please bring your deliverance/healing to__________ (name) and help him/her look to You alone in their trouble.

    For the sake of Your steadfast love, bring salvation to my ________ (mention specific loved ones; friends; neighbors; co-workers)

    Because You know my weeping about __________ please strengthen and sustain me so I can give you praise!

     

    READINESS

    Possible Prayer Prompters:

    - O Lord, cause workers of evil to depart from my...(name specific areas of your life where you are facing battles and/or temptation)

    - Turn back and put to shame the enemies presence in _________(person, circumstance, etc).
    (Antiphonal Response) ALL: "The Lord has heard my cry!"