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Prayer of trust in God’s Word

Christian Worship Preston

Christian Worship PrestonFather,
Thank you for your written Word to us in the Bible, inspired and interpreted by your Holy Spirit. Thank you that from beginning to end it reveals Jesus, the living Word, sent by you to rescue us from the mess of selfishness and disobedience. Christian Worship Preston ,May we treasure your revelation to us and allow you to guide us by it through the confusion and pain of this world, confident that your Word is unchanging and powerful and trustworthy.

In Jesus’ name,
Amen.

Poem – “God’s Tapestry”

//Church in Preston//

The Tapestry of Life was
started At the dawn of time.
Within the pattern, even
then, God saved a place for mine.

With every stitch the picture grew
While crafted from above,
And as God wove each new thread in
He blended it with love.

I look upon His masterpiece; In places it seems odd.
Sometimes I deign to question Him “Why plan it that way, God?
But slowly then I realise
The view from where I stand
Reverses that of God’s sight And then I understand.

Church in Preston

God looks down on His work of art
His vision is complete
But I look from the underneath
Where things are not so neat.

I see the knots and tangled threads
Where life seems one big mess
A tapestry, viewed from the back
Does not tend to impress!

But if I trust my Father God
He has a place for me
To blend into the final image
Of his tapestry.

Thanks Church in Preston…