Put yourself in the shoes of one of the people Jesus healed. Imagine his touch, and spend time in praise for his merciful compassion.
Think about Jesus’ character: what traits do you excel at (ex., compassion, generosity, mercy)? Thank God for his ongoing work in your life.
Read Matthew 9:13 and consider what God might be instructing you. How can you show mercy in your day-to-day life to honor God?
Psalm 90, subtitled a prayer of Moses, provides a compassionate picture of our Lord who is just and stern, yet merciful and loving.
In Psalm 6, David prays for mercy and deliverance from his foes. Even before the answer came, David turned his prayer into praise (v. 9).
It’s a brand new day and a brand new week! Turn over your concerns to the Lord today and thank him for his grace & mercy in your life.
Praise God today, for in his great mercy, he has given us new birth and a living hope through the resurrection of Christ (1 Peter 1:3).