Tagged: “prayer”

Be Anxious for Nothing

This devotion was written by Henry Blackaby & was selected from the Experiencing God Day-by-Day Devotional. Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. […]

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A Prayer for the Overwhelmed

This devotion was written by C.H. Spurgeon and may be found in his “Morning & Evening Devotions” (Sept. 22). “When my heart is overwhelmed; lead me to the rock that is higher than I.” –Psalm 61:2 Most of us know what it is to be overwhelmed, to be an empty dish turned upside down, to […]

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Ask. Seek. Knock.

Matthew 7:7-11 In today’s passage, there is a promise – a most amazing promise.  This promise was given by Christ; it is unconditionally delivered to all mankind.  This is not only for a few, not even just for the Christian. It is given freely to all… the promise of answered prayer!  Do you believe these […]

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Teach Me to Pray

Luke 11:1-4 “Lord teach us to pray.” This phrase has both baffled me and amazed me. These men walked with Jesus. They walked with Creator God in human flesh. The one who spoke and it was… And they ask “teach us to pray.” As much as that baffles me, it amazes me all the more. […]

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Prayer is Crazy!

James 5:13-18 Prayer is crazy. If you really stop and think about it, prayer is crazy! First off, we get to talk to God…the Creator of ALL things, the Sustainer of ALL things, the all-powerful, the all-knowing, the always present, everywhere God of the universe. We get to talk to HIM. Prayer is crazy! But […]

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Never Stop Praying

“Pray continually.” 1 Thessalonians 5:17 We say it all the time. It has become part of our lingo, and we don’t realize we are saying it. Most church meetings begin with these words: Let’s have a quick word of prayer. The underlying message is, “Before we get to the important stuff, let’s rush through the […]

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