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Day 5: Say It Out Loud

“Have mercy on me, Lord, for I am faint; heal me, Lord, for my bones are in agony. My soul is in deep anguish. How long, Lord, how long?” ‒ Psalm 6:2-3 (NIV)

“You really need to stop being so vague… . You really say what’s on your mind” are sentences that David probably never heard from God. Like ever.

Far too many times I find myself praying the most generic, vanilla prayers in the history of words. “Thank you, God, for this day. And thank you for all Your blessings.” Nothing wrong with thanking God for His provision regardless of your circumstance. But every day with the same words? No matter w