O Holy Spirit, please guide me
as I read these passages for today.
October 19, 2012
Tobit was a
Jewish exile living in the city of Nineveh in Assyria.
Tobit also cared
for the poor and hungry.
God, please help me to be like Tobit:
Please protect me, Lord, I take refuge
I bless you, Lord, who guide and lead
And so my heart rejoices, my soul is
You will show me the path of life,
Thank you, Lord, for the
little joys you give us each day
Tell people to keep their minds occupied
in doing good works.
All believers, including elders, should try to be self-supporting
Grace be with you all
Jesus, help me be a doer and not just a talker
The men who arrested Jesus took him to
the home of the main religious leader.
As Peter sat by a fire in the courtyard,
a servant-girl said "This man was with Jesus".
A little while later, another person
said "You are one of them".
About an hour later, a man said "He
was certainly with them. He is from Galilee".
While he was still speaking, a rooster
crowed, and the Lord looked straight at Peter,
Peter went outside and cried bitterly
Jesus, don't let me ever deny that I know you