PRAYING FOR THE
AND OTHERS IN AUTHORITY
Pray that our
elected officials would:
their personal sinfulness and need for the cleansing power of Jesus
Understand their inadequacy for the task before
them and their need to pray for God's wisdom, knowledge, and
Reject all counsel that violates the spiritual
principles of God's Word and be willing to trust God to lead them in
the right direction.
Resist the pressures of those who would lead them
astray or tempt them to disobey the Lord and His will for their
Work to reverse the trend toward ungodliness in
our land and to restore our Christ-centered values.
Be prepared to make godly choices in the best
interest of our country, regardless of the cost.
Rely upon the Word of God and prayer for strength
Maintain dignity, honor, trustworthiness, and
righteousness in office.
Strive to be a godly example to the men,
women, and children of this land.
Remember that while in office, they are
accountable to God for their attitudes, actions, and motives.