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Added by Damola Curtis on July 27, 2012 at 4:13pm — No Comments
“...always laboring fervently for you in prayers, that you may stand perfect and complete in all the will of God.” Colossians 4:12
Emotions felt in certain traumatic events never go away completely. Similarity brings back a flood of feelings. Such was the case this past week. It will soon be thirteen years since the September 15, 1999 shooting at Wedgwood Baptist Church in Fort Worth, Texas. Many of the emotions of that night returned last week with the shooting in an Aurora, Colorado theater. There are major differences in the scenarios but the commonalities are striking: darkened auditorium full of mostly…Continue
Added by Dan R. Crawford on July 23, 2012 at 7:25am — No Comments
Added by Phil Miglioratti on July 18, 2012 at 5:40pm — No Comments
As several of us were having breakfast together on Friday morning, the conversation at a table behind me caught my attention as it began moving in a politically angry direction. We know lots of people are mad these days, and Christians can be among the maddest. We tend to see our nation going to hell in a handbasket for any number of reasons – spiritually, morally, economically, politically – you name it. Of course, throughout human history people…
Think of each rail as Relationship and Strategy.
The tracks are laid on the ties/foundation of Prayer. It is hard work to lay the ties and tracks; but once in place, we can really move to where God wants us to go. Prayer is the work! Prayer is the foundation. Prayer is what ties it all together and keeps it level…Continue
A few years ago, the Lord had me involved in a prayer assignment, of great magnitude. Much prayer had already gone up over a major issues that affected us locally. I was one of the principle prayer leaders and needed God's Wisdom on encouraging others how to pray.
I came to the point where I had to seek the Lord and ask Him what was on His Heart that would show me how to pray. I did not get silence from the Lord. Soon the Lord led me to scripture…Continue