8 But ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses
unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the
1.) Ask for the Lord’s help in putting all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamour and slander away
from you, along with all malice. Pray that He would give you a kind and tender heart that is willing
to forgive in the same way you’ve been forgiven by God (Ephesians 4:31-32). 2.) Acknowledge to God that good sense will make you slow to anger, and it is your glory to
overlook an offense (Proverbs 19:11). Pray that God would help you not be easily offended by the
words, actions, or attitudes of others. 3.) Pray that God would help you handle conflicts biblically, having the courage to approach the
other person one-on-one before seeking the intervention of others (Matthew 18:15-17).
Prayer of Confession: Joel 2: 28-29
Here’s a corporate prayer of confession inspired by Joel 2: 28-29. It was written by Rev.
Call to Confession
We turn to God in prayer not because we are compelled but because God invites us.
We come to God not because of our righteousness but because of God’s grace.
In that spirit, we offer this prayer of confession and unburden in