Standing Guard with Prayer

Word of a new believer in Christ is a joyful moment, particularly if you’ve been praying for their salvation for a long time. It is also a time to shift the focus of your prayer to their maturing faith. Paul gave us a good guide for such a prayer in Collosians 1:3-12 after he heard […]

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For All People

In 1 Kings 8 Solomon is dedicating the just completed temple to God. A great assembly is gathered “from the entrance of Hamath to the brook of Egypt, before the LORD our God (1 Kings 8:65).” The priests have “brought the ark of the covenant of the LORD to its place, into the inner sanctuary […]

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Prayer Journey — Rejection

I pray this morning that those who reject you dear God would get a glimpse of you today. May your light break through the darkness and illumine their soul if even for a moment. I pray the evidence of your existence would compel them to seek you. May your presence become more evident when they […]

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Prayer Journey — Faithful

I see the approaching storm on the horizon. Soon it will engulf me. I turn to you and there you are by my side. You are always there, my faithful companion. You have never parted from me dear God. Even when it seemed all had abandoned me, you remained with me. You have never ceased […]

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Prayer Journey — Nearness

Draw me to you dear Lord. Protect me from those who pursue me with false claims. Help me to remain close to you. Fill me with your wisdom so that I may empty myself of worldly desires. Give me eyes to see you and your work. May I walk with you on the path you […]

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Prayer Journey — Life

You gave it all dear Lord. You came to this earth to save us. You became flesh so that we would know you; know God’s grace; know life in the Spirit of God. You gave it all so that I could know life, true life in you; so that I would know light and not […]

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