Give Me A Pure Heart | A Blessed Morning Prayer To Start Your Day

Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right and steadfast spirit within me.

Psalm 51:10 (AMP)

How can a young man keep his way pure? By keeping watch [on himself] according to Your word [conforming his life to Your precepts].

Psalm 119:9 (AMP)

Watch over your heart with all diligence, for from it flow the springs of life.

Proverbs 4:23 (AMP)

“Blessed [anticipating God’s presence, spiritually mature] are the pure in heart[those with integrity, moral courage, and godly character], for they will see God.

Matthew 5:8 (AMP)

“But be on guard, so that your hearts are not weighed down and depressed with the giddiness of debauchery and the nausea of self-indulgence and the worldly worries of life, and then that day [when the Messiah returns] will not come on you suddenly like a trap;

Luke 21:34 (AMP)

22 This righteousness of God comes through faith in Jesus Christ for all those [Jew or Gentile] who believe [and trust in Him and acknowledge Him as God’s Son]. There is no distinction,

23 since all have sinned and continually fall short of the glory of God,

24 and are being justified [declared free of the guilt of sin, made acceptable to God, and granted eternal life] as a gift by His [precious, undeserved] [1]grace, through the redemption [the payment for our sin] which is [provided] in Christ Jesus,

Romans 3:22-24 (AMP)
Footnotes
1 Romans 3:24 i.e. His favor and mercy, extended to man who can do nothing to be worthy of it. It is God’s amazing gift.

And do not be conformed to this world [any longer with its superficial values and customs], but be [1]transformed and progressively changed [as you mature spiritually] by the renewing of your mind [focusing on godly values and ethical attitudes], so that you may prove [for yourselves] what the will of God is, that which is good and acceptable and perfect [in His plan and purpose for you].

Romans 12:2 (AMP)
Footnotes
1 Romans 12:2 From the Greek word meaning “metamorphosis.” Refers to the process that leads to an outward, permanent change.

And the peace of God [that peace which reassures the heart, that peace] which transcends all understanding, [that peace which] stands guard over your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus [is yours].

Philippians 4:7 (AMP)

Come close to God [with a contrite heart] and He will come close to you. Wash your hands, you sinners; and purify your [unfaithful] hearts, you double-minded [people].

James 4:8 (AMP)

Published by Unapologetically Marcia

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