7 Minutes with the Lord
Guidelines for Having a Set Time of Fellowship with the Lord
Calling – 0.5 min
Calling on the name of the Lord to help us set our mind on the spirit
Praying – 1 min
Opening our heart to the Lord, telling Him what we want from Him
Pray-reading – 2.5 min
Using our spirit to contact the Spirit in the Word by mingling our reading with prayer and personalizing the Word in our prayer
Confession – 1 min
Confessing our sins in the Lord’s light to remove all hindrances to the fellowship with Him
Consecration – 0.5 min
Presenting ourselves to the Lord afresh, giving Him the full ground in us
Thanksgiving – 0.5 min
Giving thanks and praising
Petition – 1 min
Praying for others or for personal needs or guidance
Verses to Pray-read
Eph. 1:4 – Even as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world to be holy and without blemish before Him in love,
Rom. 9:23 – In order that He might make known the riches of His glory upon vessels of mercy, which He had before prepared unto glory,
1 John 1:9 – If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
Rom. 5:10 – For if we, being enemies, were reconciled to God through the death of His Son, much more we will be saved in His life, having been reconciled,
John 6:57 – As the living Father has sent Me and I live because of the Father, so he who eats Me, he also shall live because of Me.
Rom. 8:28 – And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to [His] purpose.
1 Pet. 2:2 – As newborn babes, long for the guileless milk of the word in order that by it you may grow unto salvation,
1 Thes. 5:23 – And the God of peace Himself sanctify you wholly, and may your spirit and soul and body be preserved complete, without blame, at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.