Mark 7:7-9 (KJV)
7 Howbeit in vain do they worship me, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men.
8 For laying aside the commandment of God, ye hold the tradition of men, as the washing of pots and cups: and many other such like things ye do.
9 And he said unto them, Full well ye reject the commandment of God, that ye may keep your own tradition.
Daily Prayer:Oh Lord, I pray that Your ways will become greater in our hearts and minds than our own way of living. Will You help us know what traditions are bad? Help us know what traditions we have kept over the years, in our family, that do not give You glory. I do not wish to sin against You, oh Lord. I do not wish to walk in my own ways. Your ways are higher than my own and I wish to know them better each day. Help me to do so and live in Your light. I love Your teachings from the Bible. I love Your counsel in prayer. Help me to know the errors in my own thinking that I may better follow You. Your doctrines are precious above all things. I wish to cherish them and not add or take away from them. If things are taught in church that are against Your Holy Word, the Bible, give me courage to leave this church. I do not wish to be deceived. Lead me in Your ways. I love You more. Amen.
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Giving God the glory for all good things in my life. I am ever so grateful for how He moves me to do His will.