The Lord’s Prayer

Okay so this is a second post to mention my new song which you can listen to here – sorry about that. It’s just that it’s based on the Lord’s prayer, and I’ve since realised that (among many things that are profound and wonderful about the Lord’s prayer), it really encapsulates everything that we have come to know is involved in the Christian life: Worship (Hallowed be Your name), fellowship (OUR Father, not just MY Father; forgive us as we forgive OTHERS), redemption (forgive…), seeking first the kingdom (Your kingdom come…Yours is the kingdom), prayer praise and prophetic proclamation (the whole thing especially Yours is the kingdom), trusting in God for provision and daily needs (Give us this day our daily bread), deliverance and release from evil – that is a completely fundamental part of any Christian ministry (Lead us not into temptation but deliver us from the evil one).

So, appreciation please for the greatest prayer in the world given to us to bring before Father:

Our Father in heaven
Hallowed be Your name.
Your kingdom come,
Your will be done,
On earth as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread
And forgive us our sins
As we forgive those who sin against us.
And lead us not into temptation
But deliver us from the evil one.
For Yours is the kingdom
The power and glory
Forever and ever
Amen.

Advertisements

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

One response to “The Lord’s Prayer”

  1. Sean Monro says :

    This is really great and amazing! I really love this track!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: