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Our Effectual Prayer should be Made Known unto God

Our Effectual Prayer should be Made Known unto God.  What is your prayer life like?  Are you continually bringing your requests to the Lord?  Or do you you worry and fret instead of praying?  Or  maybe you call a friend and confide in someone else first.  This one little verse offers 6 ways that we […]

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Lift – Lift Up Others

LIFT – Oh how I want to be lifted to higher heights. One day I will be lifted from this earth of sin and go into the highest place ever. Heaven is waiting for me. How about you? This song came to mind today as I took part in Five Minute Friday where the word […]

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Why won’t the Lord answer my prayers?

Why won’t the Lord answer my prayers?   Maybe you have fervently prayed about something, but it seems as if God is not hearing or He just won’t answer. Are there times when God doesn’t answer? I was reading a devotional by Charles Stanley and he pointed out some very good reasons why He doesn’t […]

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Prayer – 10 Prompts for Saturday

How’s Your Prayer Life?   Are You entering into your prayer closet daily?  Why is it that prayer often seems the hardest thing to do?  It really should be quite an easy thing to do.  After all, we get to spend time with the King of Kings!  We don’t have to ask permission to enter […]

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Prayer Prompts for Friday

Friday’s Prayer Prompts Friday, the weekend is finally here!  What a wonderful way to start each weekend by bringing our requests to the Lord!  Below are some prayer prompts for Friday.  We could start off by asking Him for a fresh start because that is what He gives us each day.  His mercies are new […]

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12 Thursday Prayer Prompts

Thursday Prayer Prompts Many of us have heard of others doing a Thankful Thursday.  What a great way to start Thursday – wake up and be thankful for something that God has done for you.  Worship Him through your Thanksgiving. Sadly, I fail in this too many times.  While thinking about Thursday Prayer Prompts, I […]

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16 Prayer Prompts for Wednesday

Prayer Prompts for Wednesday I love having prayer prompts for each day of the week.  It stimulates my mind and heart as I consider what to pray about.  Of course, asking God to guide in my prayers as I read these prayer prompts is the most important thing. Some of my favorite verses on prayer […]

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16 Prayer Prompts for Monday

Do you have daily prayer routine?  My daily prayer routine is always something I can improve on.  Andrew Murray said that “a full measure of the Word and prayer each day gives a healthy and powerful life.” For myself, I have written down some prompts for each day of the week to help gear my […]

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Effectual Prayer Avails Much

Effectual Prayer Avails Much This is a sponsored post with affiliate links Effectual prayer: what is effectual prayer?  Does it really avail much?  That’s what God’s Word says.  Oh how often my heart is filled with unbelief!  James 5:16 . . . The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much. EFFECTUAL, a. Producing an […]

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17 Ways to Pray for your Children and Grandchildren

Do you pray regularly for children and grandchildren? How important that we as parents pray daily for them!  My prayer is that you, first of all have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and that you in turn are sharing the hope of the gospel with your children and praying daily for them. This post […]

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Why I don’t pray

Obviously,  this post is a little on the sarcastic side to start with, but it is mostly a reminder to myself of different reasons why I don’t pray or why I end up not praying.  If I am walking in the Spirit and staying in fellowship with my Lord and Savior then these following remarks […]

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Effectual Prayer – The Prayer of Jabez

For What Did Jabez Pray? What was his effectual prayer? God’s Blessing God’s Enlargement of his coast God;s leading – that His hand would be with him God’s keeping power – to keep him from evil God’s grace – granting him that which he requested What is the example for my own prayer life? When […]

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Do you smell something good? Offering Sweet Incense To The Lord

Smell goods!  Mm-mm,  aren’t they nice?  It’s always nice to smell something good!  Coffee in the morning,  a sweet smelling candle,  the smell of clean when you’ve cleaned your house, handmade soaps, nice perfumes, freshly baked cookies or pie – Mmm, Mmm  good!  Some smells bring wonderful memories.  Sometimes I’ve held a grandchild right after […]

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…In Everything by prayer…with Thanksgiving…

In God’s Word, it says, in everything by prayer . . .  with Thanksgiving.  We even need to consider little things as everything to pray about. Philippians 4:6  Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.   How often do we […]

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Prayer – Asking and Receiving

Have you come to the throne of God with your prayer requests today? Prayer is asking and receiving. Ask according to His will. He hears and answers.   One of the greatest regrets we will have when we get to heaven will be when we discover all that God would have done and given. It […]

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Does God give Gifts through trials?

Gifts Through Trials Does God give us gifts through trials?   If every perfect gift is from above, then how could there possible be a gift from God when going through a deep trial? The following testimony is an amazing story of one of our grandsons, Caleb, and the trials that his daddy and mommy and he […]

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Surprises from God–Another True Story

I love how God surprises us sometimes in our prayers.  I love how His ways are not our ways. Isaiah 55:8-9  For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the LORD. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and […]

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Burdens–A gift from God?

Can burdens be a gift from God?  Maybe so.  They teach us to obey by casting those burdens on the Lord.  He is the one who sustains and keeps us stedfast and solid on the Rock of all ages. Psalms 55:22  Cast thy burden upon the LORD, and he shall sustain thee: he shall never […]

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Ask a Hard Thing

Have I thought to ask a  hard thing of the Lord today?  Do I really believe that He can answer a request that is a hard thing?  Well, I might say it with my mouth, but do I actually believe it in my heart? Have you asked God for a hard thing lately? 2 Kings 2:10  And he […]

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Pray about Everything

How important to pray about everything! The little testimony below reveals to us that we ought to pray about everything from the smallest thing to the greatest thing.  There is nothing too small in the eyes of God! How important to pray for our children and our grandchildren! Note:  Affiliate links associated with this post […]

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