Category: Prayer

I urge you that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people

I urge you that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people


Can you imagine how applicable a letter written in the late 50s or early 60s A.D. could be to us living today in 2020? Can you imagine how everlasting the message is to all people for it to have lasted nearly two millennium? Imagine a world where we started our day petitioning for all people. … Continue reading I urge you that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people

Ever had someone make you an offer?

Ever had someone make you an offer?


Ever heard someone else receive and offer and then make a statement like "tempting, but...". Do you realize that temptations are common? Do you realize that when you are feeling tempted by something you aren't the first and you won't be the last? Do you realize that those temptations won't be more than you can … Continue reading Ever had someone make you an offer?

What do you do when you realize you are half way there?

What do you do when you realize you are half way there?


The Story of Job. - Day 26 As I looked at where I am in my reading plan I realized I was at the halfway mark. I always find it interesting how when my mind jumps to playing a song when phrases are thought, said, or heard. Today I thought to myself "I'm halfway there" … Continue reading What do you do when you realize you are half way there?

Do you realize the impact of prayer? (The Bible’s Impact on Acts of Mercy [Apr 5])

Do you realize the impact of prayer? (The Bible’s Impact on Acts of Mercy [Apr 5])


Do you realize that prayer has power to transform? Do you realize that prayer has power to create? Do you realize that prayer has power to renew? Do you realize that prayer has the power to calm? Do you realize that prayer has power to make a difference? Ever been in need and been willing … Continue reading Do you realize the impact of prayer? (The Bible’s Impact on Acts of Mercy [Apr 5])

How much do you believe? What would it take to make you a believer?

How much do you believe? What would it take to make you a believer?


Are you a nonbeliever? Are you a disbeliever? Are you a skeptic? Are you a doubter? Are you a believer? What if your life was turned upside and you were stuck with people from across that spectrum? Would anything through a near death experience change you? Would your faith as a believer shine even brighter … Continue reading How much do you believe? What would it take to make you a believer?

Do you believe? Are you asking believing?

Do you believe? Are you asking believing?


Don't just go through the motions! Don't just say words you don't believe! Do you believe? Do you have faith in God? Do you trust Him? Do you believe there is power in the name of Jesus? Do you believe there is power in prayer? Don't go it alone! Don't lose hope! Don't give up! … Continue reading Do you believe? Are you asking believing?

You are not alone!

You are not alone!


No matter where you are at! No matter what you are going through! No matter what is ahead of you! You need to realize that you have someone who is available to you 24x7x365 (and 366 in a leap year)! You are not alone! He is Emmanuel - God with us! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ow4OfW4DP9s He is with … Continue reading You are not alone!

Do you care? Pray!

Do you care? Pray!


Do you care about yourself? Pray! Do you care about your spouse? Pray! Do you care about your kids? Pray! Do you care about your family? Pray! Do you care about your friends? Pray! Do you care about your work? Pray! Do you care about your workplace? Pray! Do you care about your church? Pray! … Continue reading Do you care? Pray!

Leadership Principles from Nehemiah

Leadership Principles from Nehemiah


Today we did a fly over of the book of Nehemiah on leadership principles with Wayne Tesch. I will capture here my notes and look forward to putting together a more in depth series in the future. Chapter 1: Prayer 4When I heard this, I sat down and wept. In fact, for days I mourned, … Continue reading Leadership Principles from Nehemiah

How bad does it have to get before…

How bad does it have to get before…


Take a look around you ... do you see what is happening? do you see what has taken place? do you see the efforts around division? do you see the efforts around breaking apart? do you see the efforts of trying to hide lies? do you see the efforts of trying to deceive? do you … Continue reading How bad does it have to get before…

Let us not forget…

Let us not forget…


Praying for the families and friends of those impacted by the 9/11 event. The tragedy that had me watching TV before work trying to figure out what was going on just as before my eyes the 2nd plane ran into the other tower. God be with them. God bless the USA. Help us to draw closer … Continue reading Let us not forget…

Don’t give up! God hears your prayers!

Don’t give up! God hears your prayers!


He knows your name! He knows your every thought! He sees each tear that falls! He hears you when you call! It may be hard! It may seem impossible! But nothing is impossible with God! So don't lose hope and don't give up! Give it up to God for He hears your prayers and He … Continue reading Don’t give up! God hears your prayers!

There is a reason and a purpose why God asks us to do things a certain way.

There is a reason and a purpose why God asks us to do things a certain way.


Ever noticed that God may ask us to do things one way and a similar event happens and tells us to do it differently? He know what we need to do before we get there! He knows what He wants us to learn through it! He knows what it is going to take to accomplish … Continue reading There is a reason and a purpose why God asks us to do things a certain way.

God can use all things for good!

God can use all things for good!


God can use all things for His purposes! Ever been in a situation where you didn't really plan or expect to be there? Ever been in a situation where because of doing things your way, you ended up in a situation you would never have asked to be in? Ever been in a situation where … Continue reading God can use all things for good!