We looked yesterday at the first part of the Apostle’s Prayer – praising our Creator! Today we look at the next line in the Apostle’s Prayer – praying Scripture!
Who by the mouth of thy servant David hast said, Why did the heathen rage, and the people imagine vain things?
Notice that the apostle’s were quoting Scripture! They quoted in their prayer a couple verses (we’ll look at the second tomorrow) from David.
Why do the heathen rage, and the people imagine a vain thing?
They recognized that they were in a similar position – those who did not recognize the LORD were raging against the LORD.
We can pray the Psalms to God as well!
Having trouble sleeping?
I laid me down and slept; I awaked; for the LORD sustained me.
O Lord my God, in thee do I put my trust: save me from all them that persecute me, and deliver me:
The LORD hear thee in the day of trouble; the name of the God of Jacob defend thee;