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“We do not know what to do, but our eyes are on you.”

—2 Chronicles 20:12

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10 thoughts on “One of My Favorite Prayers in the Whole Bible”

  1. anonymous says:

    awesome, awesome truth and recorded story!!

    6b “O LORD, the God of our fathers, are You not God in the heavens? And are You not ruler over all the kingdoms of the nations? Power and might are in Your hand so that no one can stand against You. 15bthus says the LORD to you, ‘Do not fear or be dismayed because of this great multitude, for the battle is not yours but God’s. 17 You need not fight in this battle; station yourselves, stand and see the salvation of the LORD on your behalf, O Judah and Jerusalem.’ Do not fear or be dismayed; tomorrow go out to face them, for the LORD is with you.”

    20b put your trust in the LORD your God and you will be

    21b he appointed those who sang to the LORD and those who praised Him in holy attire, as they went out before the army and said, “Give thanks to the LORD, for His lovingkindness is everlasting, singing and praising

  2. Kent Scantlin says:

    Yes; one of mine, too!

  3. It honestly doesn’t get much better than that. I’ve often contended that in some cases the best theological answer is “I don’t know, but I know who does.”

  4. Kristin S says:

    Me too.

    It is printed and posted on the wall behind my computer screen at work.

  5. Nigel, Birmingham UK says:


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  7. Why is it that the most simple, easy, and “child-like” prayers are the best? I have to confess, every night I still pray “Now I lay me down to sleep”. I love this one. It will be at the front of my journal and I will read it daily. Thank you so much for posting.

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