Heavenly Father, thank You for Your Word and the truth that it contains. How I praise You for the faithfulness that You show to Your people Israel and for the goodness and grace You have bestowed on the Church. Thank You for the many lessons that I learn from Your Word - Your goodness and grace.. Your righteousness character - Your merciful nature and faithfulness towards Your people Israel - and Your love for the body of Christ. Keep me faithful in prayer for those in authority.. for kings and presidents.. for nations and for Your people Israel. Thank You that in Christ I have access to the throne of God for mercy to find help in time of need, in Jesus name I pray, AMEN.