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Praying for God’s help

Psalm 31 O LORD, in You I run for shelter. Let me not be put to shame. Deliver me In Your righteousness. Fold Yourself around me, and quickly rescue me. Be my strong rock! Be the stronghold that saves me for You are my fort and fortification. For the sake of Your Name, You lead and guide me. You pull me from unknown traps. You are my strength! Into Your hand I commit my spirit. And You, O LORD God of Truth, have brought me back! Others may trust in worthless ideals and obsessions, but LORD, I trust in You. I rejoice in the kindness of Your love and am glad, just knowing You understand my complaint. You understand the troubles of my soul! You did not hand me over into hurtful hands but handed me a place with ample room to stretch and grow. Even in my distress, I can see how gracious You are, O LORD! My eyes closed down with grief, my soul and my body also. For years, sorrow upon sorrow spent my life with sighs. My strength failed in wrongdoings,