Praying for Wise Leaders (Proverbs 2:915)

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Chapter two versus nine through fifteen. then. You will understand righteousness and justice and equity every good path. For, wisdom will come into your heart and knowledge will be pleasant to your sole. Discretion will watch over you understanding will guard you. Delivering you from the way of evil for men of perverted speech who forsake the path of uprightness to walk in the ways of darkness who rejoice in doing evil and delight in the perverseness of evil. Men whose paths are crooked and who are devious in their ways. What a contrast. In these verses. Between someone who understands righteousness and justice and equity good paths. Wisdom in their hearts knowledge pleasant to their souls. Discretion watching over them, understanding, guarding them, delivering them from the way of evil. Then that introduces in verse. Twelve, a contrast with. Those who have perverted speech who forsake upright paths who walk in ways of darkness enter Joyce in doing evil delighting in the perverseness of evil. People, whose paths or crooked and her devious in their ways. So as we pray in these days leading up to. An election in the United States as followers of Jesus who live here. And hopefully in ways that apply to our brothers and sisters in other countries, proverbs to nine through fifteen, drive us to pray. For wise leaders that's what proverbs all about particularly this part of proverbs for wise leaders who fear God and who discern between Good Evil who walk in upright pads who lead with justice and equity. whose. PADS. Are Not crooked who are not devious in their ways God. We ask for this. In Your mercy. Oh God. When you raise up leaders. In give us wisdom. As we play our part in voting in using our voice. God for the sake of leaders who walk in righteousness, injustice and equity. Who understand goodness who discern between good and evil and who first Sake Evil God we pray for leaders who delight in good according to your definition of Good Oh, God according to. Your goodness according to Your Word God. Re pray for leaders with wisdom. God We pray for leaders with wisdom we asked for leaders with knowledge with. Discretion an understanding God. We pray for all these things in our own lives gone reprieve. You'd help us to understand righteousness and justice and equity. We pray for wisdom would come into our hearts. Our souls discretion would watch over each of us at understanding would guard US deliver us from the way of evil. You would keep us from being. People have perverted speech who forsake the passive uprightness and walk in the ways of darkness who rejoice in doing evil gunnery pray that we would find no pleasure in evil. And that you to keep us walking on a good path that you have called us to in Gary pray for leaders who walk in the Good Path that you've created us to walk in. God We pray for wise leaders who've fear you and have understanding and discernment and discretion and whose lives whose leadership whose policies and practices in private and in public would be marked by righteousness and justice and equity. Every good path God reprints for our lives. We pray this for our leaders in Jesus name. Amen

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