MY DAILY COMMITMENT TO THE LORD I WILL SEEK TO GROW IN MY LOVE TO LOVE GOD WITH ALL MY HEART, SOUL, MIND, AND STRENGTH.
Mark 12:29-31 Jesus answered him, “The first of all the commandments is: ‘Hear, O Israel, the LORD our God, the LORD is one. And you shall love the LORD your God with all your heart; with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength.’ This is the first commandment. And the second, like it, is this: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.”
I WILL SEEK TO ABOUND IN MY LOVE TO OTHERS AS THE LORD JESUS HAS LOVED (AND IS LOVING) ME.
John 13:34-35 A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another. By this all will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another.”
I WILL PRAY FOR THE FILLING (CONTROL AND EMPOWERMENT) OF THE HOLY SPIRIT FOR EACH DAY AND MOMENT.
Ephesians 5:18 And do not be drunk with wine, in which is dissipation; but be filled with the Spirit.
I WILL GIVE THE LORD JESUS CHRIST THE PREEMINENCE IN ALL THINGS.
Colossians 1:18 And He is the head of the body, the church, who is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead, that in all things He may have the preeminence.
I WILL ABIDE IN, MEDITATE IN, DELIGHT IN, AND SEEK TO OBSERVE AND LIVE EVERY WORD THAT PROCEED OUT OF THE MOUTH OF GOD.
Joshua 1:8 This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, that you may observe to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success.
I WILL SEEK TO FULFILL THE MANDATES OF THE GREAT COMMISSION.
Matthew 28:19-20 Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” Amen.
I WILL SEEK TO GLORIFY GOD THE FATHER, SON, AND HOLY SPIRIT IN ALL I THINK, SAY, AND DO.
1 Corinthians 10:31 Therefore, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.
I WILL SEEK TO THINK ON THOSE THINGS THAT ARE PLEASING TO THE LORD.
Philippians 4:8 Finally, brethren, whatever things are true, whatever things are noble, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are of good report, if there is any virtue and if there is anything praiseworthy — meditate on these things.
I WILL SEEK TO PULL DOWN STRONGHOLDS.
2 Corinthians 10:4-5 For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal but mighty in God for pulling down strongholds, casting down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ,
I WILL PUT ON THE WHOLE ARMOR OF GOD.
Ephesians 6:14-18 Stand therefore, having girded your waist with truth, having put on the breastplate of righteousness, and having shod your feet with the preparation of the gospel of peace; above all, taking the shield of faith with which you will be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked one. And take the helmet of salvation, and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God; praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, being watchful to this end with all perseverance and supplication for all the saints.
I WILL SEEK TO BE HOLY IN EVERY AREA OF MY LIFE.
1 Peter 1:15-16 But as He who called you is holy, you also be holy in all your conduct, because it is written, “Be holy, for I am holy.”
I WILL DAILY EXAMINE MYSELF AND ASK GOD TO SEARCH ME WHILE I SEER TO MAINTAIN A CONTRITE SPIRIT AND YET REJOICING IN MY SALVATION.
1 Corinthians 11:28 But let a man examine himself, and so let him eat of the bread and drink of the cup.
Psalms 139:23-24 Search me, O God, and know my heart; Try me, and know my anxieties; And see if there is any wicked way in me, And lead me in the way everlasting.
Isaiah 57:15 For thus says the High and Lofty One Who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy: “I dwell in the high and holy place, With him who has a contrite and humble spirit, To revive the spirit of the humble, And to revive the heart of the contrite ones.
Philippians 4:4 Rejoice in the Lord always. Again I will say, rejoice
I WILL SEEK TO DO JUSTLY, TO LOVE MERCY, AND TO WALK HUMBLY WITH MY GOD.
Micah 6:8 He has shown you, O man, what is good; And what does the LORD require of you but to do justly, to love mercy, And to walk humbly with your God?
I WILL SEEK TO LIVE AS A KINGDOM PERSON.
I will be poor in spirit recognizing my spiritual need before God.
Matthew 5:3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit, For theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
I will mourn for my sins and for the sins of others.
Matthew 5:4 Blessed are those who mourn, For they shall be comforted.
I will submit all my strength in humility to the control of God.
Matthew 5:5 Blessed are the meek, For they shall inherit the earth.
I will hunger and thirst after righteousness.
Matthew 5:6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, For they shall be filled.
I will act with mercy.
Matthew 5:7 Blessed are the merciful, For they shall obtain mercy.
I will seek to maintain heart purity before God.
Matthew 5:8 Blessed are the pure in heart, For they shall see God.
I will seek to be a godly peacemaker.
Matthew 5:9 Blessed are the peacemakers, For they shall be called sons of God.
In spite of persecution, I will live a righteous life knowing that I can fully trust God for the consequences of my obedience to Him.
Matthew 5:10-12 Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, For theirs is the kingdom of heaven. “Blessed are you when they revile and persecute you, and say all kinds of evil against you falsely for My sake. Rejoice and be exceedingly glad, for great is your reward in heaven, for so they persecuted the prophets who were before you.