A prayer and an Answer by Rose Harmer Dear Heavenly Father, Thank You for accepting and loving me! I also thank You for Your family of believers who consistently obey Your heavenly calling and teach us so much. I confess I long for those wonderful days of camp meetings when we, as young people, would… Continue reading #UTCOP – A prayer and an answer
How God Answers Prayer by Brenda j Wood According to the experts, several things have to line up before God is able to give a yes answer to our prayers. I always think of a NO as God saying “Don’t hurt your self. This isn’t good for you right now.” Think of a five-year-old praying… Continue reading #UTCOP – How God Answers Prayer
Have you ever been in a hopeless situation?
People pray but God doesn’t respond.
I was the volunteer manager-on-duty at the local soup kitchen that day. I had been noticing that the walls and floors of the building …
How Can We Live our Lives and Be True to God? by T. L. Wiens I was approached by a young man who was in great distress. He’d prayed and prayed for a friend but nothing changed. I asked a few questions and soon had a more complete picture of the situation. He was… Continue reading How Can We Live our Lives and Be True to God?
Sunday Stillness – Mark 11:24 Picture is from Free Digital Photos.Net I am reading through the New Testament with Margaret Feinberg as a Lenten exercise. I started earlier because I knew I needed more time than 40 days. As I read through Mark, I came across: Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask for in… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – Mark 11:24
Do You Doubt the Power of Prayer? by T.L. Wiens It’s strange. After all this time of waiting for that one phone call that I didn’t want to receive, today I don’t wait. It’s not because my brother has passed but been healed.
Wow! What Happened? by Ron Hughes. For those of us who resolutely subscribe to the “we pray to align ourselves with God’s agenda, not to get Him to do our will” philosophy, answered prayer can come as a bit of a shock.
How Can We Be Under the Cover of Prayer. Janis links back to #UTCOP and her post for today on Under the Cover of Prayer. God’s answer isn’t always what we expect.
Can I Please See Clearly, Lord?
I wrote in my journal specific prayers for me. My first one read:
1. To see clearly what You want me to do.