It is Grace
Updated: Mar 29
But by the grace of God I am what I am. And His grace towards me was not in vain. On the contrary, I worked harder than any of them, though it was not I, but the grace of God who is with me. 1 Corinthians 15:10
Dear Lord Jesus,
Eternity won’t be long enough to give You the praise You deserve for giving me something I never deserved – Your saving grace.
It is grace that gives me breath.
It is grace that draws me to You.
It is grace that saves me.
It is grace that gifted me with my faith to be saved.
It is grace that helps me understand and love Your Word.
It is grace that gives me the wisdom to grow in it.
It is grace that gives me the power to resist the devil.
It is grace that creates an obedient heart in me through faith.
It is grace that humbles me.
It is grace that gives me gentleness and self-control.
It is grace that helps me be a good listener.
It is grace that makes me be a cheerful giver.
It is grace that helps me lead with zeal.
It is grace that helps me love and care for others.
It is grace that strengthens my faith in uncertainty.
It is grace that helps me endure trials and suffering with hope.
It is grace that gives me joy in the midst of them.
It is grace that sanctifies me and grows me in holiness, slowly but surely.
It is grace that gives me the courage to boldly speak the Truth.
It is grace that gives me the patience to meet people where they’re at with the Truth.
It is grace that makes me care that the world hears the Truth.
It is grace that makes me not care what the world thinks of me when I speak the Truth.
It is grace that helps me live for an audience of One.
It is grace that helps me do Your will, submit to You, live for You, and love You.
Apart from You Lord, I can do nothing. And without Your Hand on me touching me with Your grace, I have nothing in me good to offer. Every good thing I do is only by Your grace. This is why grace is called the surpassing grace of God in you. 2 Corinthians 9:14
My grace is sufficient for you, for my power has been made perfect in weakness.’ Therefore, I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses knowing that the power of Christ may rest upon me. 2 Corinthians 12:9
For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast. Ephesians 2:8-9
For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. Matthew 6:21
When I have You Jesus, I have everything I’ll ever need, in this life and in the glorious one to come. Your grace is sufficient. Your grace has saved me. What more could I ever want when I have You? All glory belongs to You, my Lord and Savior.
In Jesus’ Name I pray, Amen.