1 Thessalonians 5:17 NKJV, “pray without ceasing” There are people all around us, yet Jesus desires to be closer to us than anyone else ever could. He’s eager to be intimately involved with every aspect of our lives. Prayer is one of the main ways He desires to do that. Praying without ceasing is another … Continue reading Never Cease To Pray
Psalm 120:1 NLT, “ I took my troubles to the LORD; I cried out to him, and he answered my prayer.” Yesterday I had brunch with a friend from church. During our conversation, we started discussing how it can be tough as a Christian when we pray continuously but don’t always understand how God is … Continue reading Does God Hear Our Prayers?
Today, I’m meditating on Paul’s prayer for spiritual growth in Ephesians 3:14-21. Enjoy the prayer and have a blessed day. He can do more than we can ask or think according to His power that is at work within us. Ephesians 3:14-21 NLT 14For this reason I bow my knees before the Father, 15from whom … Continue reading Prayer for Spiritual Growth
John 8:12 NIV, “When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, "I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life." Jesus said that He is the Light of the world. He promised that when we follow Him, we will never walk … Continue reading Follow the Light of Jesus
2 Thessalonians 3:3 NIV, “But the Lord is faithful, and he will strengthen you and protect you from the evil one.”Everyday we can trust God to be with us and protect us from the fiery darts that the enemy tries to throw our way. The weapons he attempts to form against us will not prosper … Continue reading But The Lord Is Faithful
Proverbs 8:11 NIV, “for wisdom is more precious than rubies, and nothing you desire can compare with her.” Wisdom truly is a precious gift from God. He promised to give it to us when we ask Him for it (James 1:5). Godly wisdom gives us the insight we need to make decisions that will honor … Continue reading Wisdom Is Precious
Psalm 5:2-3 NIV, “Hear my cry for help, my King and my God, for to you I pray. In the morning, LORD, you hear my voice; in the morning I lay my requests before you and wait expectantly.”When I read these verses it always stands out to me that the Psalmist waited expectantly. He knew … Continue reading Pray And Wait Expectantly!