Responsive Prayer for Renewal
Don’t you just love a prayer for renewal on New Year’s Eve?
P: Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead – Peter 1:3
C: Merciful God of might, thank you for a new birth
P: Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come! – 2 Corinthians 5:17
C: Merciful Jesus, thank you for a new creation
P: I will give them an undivided heart and put a new spirit in them; I will remove from them their heart of stone and give them a heart of flesh. – Ezekiel 11:19
C: Merciful God of might, thank you for a new spirit
P: But in keeping with his promise we are looking forward to a new heaven and a new earth, the home of righteousness. – 2 Peter 3:13
C: Merciful Jesus, come and renew this weary world.
Scripture taken from the Holy Bible, New International Version, Copyright© 1973, 1978, 1984 by International Bible Society. Used by permission of International Bible Society