Help us to grow in grace today, O Lord, that we might focus less on
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Help us to grow in grace today, O Lord, that we might focus less on ourselves.
We recognize, though, that it is not enough to grow toward less self-centeredness; we recognize the need to grow toward greater awareness of you and greater concern for others.
So even as you lessen our focus on ourselves, replace it with a greater focus on your will and on other people’s needs.