Category : Prayer

Written on Dec, 30, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.” James 4:8a HCSB I read a day in the Prayer Guide by Andrew Murray this morning. This Scripture was at the top of the page. I want to share what he wrote: “The nearness to God gives rest and power in prayer. The nearness of God is given to …

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Written on Dec, 08, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:6-7 Last Friday, I helped my dad with some stuff around the house. He’s moving things from their garage …

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Written on Dec, 07, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“16 Always be joyful. 17 Never stop praying. 18 Be thankful in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus.” 1 Thessalonians 5: 16-18 Someone needs this message today. I don’t know who, but I pray it finds it’s way to you. In “Draw The Circle” by Mark Batterson, we are on day 18 of 40. I …

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Written on Dec, 01, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“Say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there’, and it will move.” Jesus in Matthew 17:20 I am re-reading Draw The Circle by Mark Batterson. Today’s reading was about speaking to the mountains in your life. We all have mountains, don’t we?  Messed up relationships, financial issues, dysfunctional families, disliking our jobs, need I go on? The key here …

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Written on Sep, 11, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“A city is built up by the blessing of the upright, but it is torn down by the  mouth of the wicked.” Proverbs 11:11 HCSB Today is the 15th anniversary of the World Trade Center tragedy and the other attacks. Most people can remember exactly where they were when they heard the news. I know I remember. What is sad …

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Written on Sep, 09, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

““Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.  For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.” Matthew 7:7-8 This Scripture is Jesus talking. He told the people to this for a reason. I …

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Written on Jul, 10, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from Heaven, and I will forgive their sin and heal their land.” 2 Chronicles 7:14 What a week we’ve had in the good ole’ U S of A! Wow! I have never …

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Written on Jun, 08, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who is unseen. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you.” Matthew 6:6 This Scripture isn’t about God being a vending a machine. “Ok, I’m going to pray just so God will bless me.” No, the reward we get …

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Written on Apr, 11, 2016 by in | Leave a comment

“Listen to my cry for help, my King and my God, for I pray to no one but you. Listen to my voice in the morning, Lord. Each morning I bring my requests to you and wait expectantly.” ~ Psalm 5: 2-3NLT I enjoy football, but I like it when my team has the ball the most which is when …

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Written on Mar, 29, 2016 by in , | Leave a comment

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Hebrews 11:1 NLT, “Faith is the confidence that what we hope for will actually happen, it gives us assurance about things we cannot see.” Why do some people struggle with having faith in God but they find it so easy to put faith in other things and people? I guess for me, I have a child like faith, the kind …

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