A number of the biblical songs were a form of epic ballads which described an incident of God’s intervention on behalf of Israel. These were not only poetic expressions, but an oral history. As a song with lyrics which would…
In a world full of distractions, give us truly undivided hearts.
Keep us from envying those who have much in this life. Instead, show us how to lay up those treasures in heaven which will endure throughout eternity.
Whenever we become weary in pursuing You, remind us how steadfast You were in bringing us to salvation, not calling it quits when things got desperately difficult, and that Your perseverance now abides in us.