Tennessee Proclaims a Day of ‘Prayer, Humility, and Fasting’
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee has declared this Friday to be a “Day of Prayer, Humility, and Fasting.” Let’s pray that this day be powerful!
From Christian Headlines. Tennessee’s governor has signed a proclamation declaring Friday, September 30, a “day of prayer, humility, and fasting.” …
Following is the full text of the proclamation:
WHEREAS, we acknowledge God’s sovereignty and the need for God’s grace over our state and our nation; and
WHEREAS, we walk humbly together with God in hope so that we may act with justice, kindness and love, no matter the circumstance; and
WHEREAS, we seek forgiveness for our many transgressions so that our hearts and our minds may be renewed; and
WHEREAS, Scripture tells us that the beginning of wisdom is the fear of the Lord, and the Lord gives wisdom freely to those who ask for it; and
WHEREAS, the people of Tennessee acknowledge our rich blessings, our deep transgressions, the complex challenges ahead, and the need to pause, to humble ourselves and to seek God’s guidance for the days ahead;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Bill Lee, Governor of the State of Tennessee, do hereby proclaim September 30, 2022, as a voluntary Day of Prayer, Humility, and Fasting.
Will you be participating in the day of prayer, humility, and fasting? Share your own prayers in the comments below.
(Excerpt from Christian headlines. Photo Credit: Office of the Governor of Tennessee)
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