See the Scripture passages below that are the basis for this song.
Each day stands alone
Seek the grace of Jesus
For our needs today.
There’s enough trouble
In any one day
Let us live our lives in Today.
We’re to turn our energies out of tomorrow
Out of things that might never be
We’re to live in mercy and grace from Jesus
For our current reality.
The mercy and grace that we need in our troubles
Doesn’t simply appear on the way.
We’re to come to the throne of grace to find it
And for our daily bread we’re to pray.
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This song encourages the practical application of these scriptures:
Take therefore no thought for the morrow: for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself. Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof. Matthew 6:34
After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. Matthew 6:9-11
Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need. Hebrews 4:16
…ye have not, because ye ask not. James 4:2