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Today's Grandchildren Need Intentional Praying Grandparents

 Why a Grandparents’ Day of Prayer?

Where has time flown by? Many of our grandchildren will be heading off to school next month. Summer will be gone before we know it. We need to uphold them in prayer

as the church is becoming less significant today in our everyday lives, a moral influence becomes more important as they go back to school. Culture tends to shape our grandchildren by what it presents as normal, which is very…

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Added by Lillian A. Penner on July 12, 2019 at 2:50pm — No Comments

PTAP: Qatar - Prayer & a Testimony

Here is a testimony and request for prayer from an expat believer in Qatar. Let's pray for Qatar this week, that the Lord will tear down the spiritual walls that keep the Qatari people from knowing Jesus!
 
The Walls Speak
As we drive through Qatar, tall walls are seen encompassing residential housing buildings often far away from the city. These tall walls remind us of the huge fortresses that used…
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Added by Merton J. Hershberger on July 12, 2019 at 7:20am — No Comments

New ION Praise & Prayer Update

Join to pray with the Orality Network: 

https://ionprayer.com/2019/07/11/july-august-2019-orality-network-praise-and-prayer-update/

Added by Linda Bemis on July 11, 2019 at 6:32pm — No Comments

Take the Challenge to #ReimaginePRAYER ... Become a Reimagineer!

I inherited the "Featured Members" designation when our network launched.

But I always felt uncomfortable with it.

EVERY member is valued and important to the health of our community.

So, I have changed the descriptor

To . .…

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Added by Phil Miglioratti on July 10, 2019 at 4:35pm — No Comments

Pray Colossians! New Prayer Booklet Available from His Inscriptions

As I sat down to write and pray this morning, the Spirit of God impressed upon my heart to turn the pages of Paul’s letter to the Colossians into a prayer. With several translations of Colossians in front of me, I began meditating on the powerful words about Christ’s preeminence, transforming them,…

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Added by Deborah Perkins on July 8, 2019 at 9:38pm — 1 Comment

Beyond the Walls - The Gospel Story: Creation

Beyond the Walls is a weekly email to help Christ followers move beyond the walls of their church buildings, homes, comfort zones, and culture to engage those we live among with the Gospel.

 

Of all the stories we will share as we engage others in faith conversations, the story that must be shared is God’s Story.  The Gospel Story.



As…

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Added by John Whaley on July 8, 2019 at 4:17pm — No Comments

PTAP: Trouble in the Arabian Peninsula

As many of you know from the news, a lot is happening in the AP these days.  Tensions between the US and Iran are rising due to oil tankers being attacked in the Gulf of Oman.  Drones are being shot down.  The US will be sending 1500 more troops to the Middle East.  Air travel is being diverted away from the Strait of Hormuz.  



The Houthis in Yemen are firing missiles into Saudi Arabia, particularly Abha airport in the southern part of Saudi close to Yemen.  The…
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Added by Merton J. Hershberger on July 8, 2019 at 9:53am — No Comments

God'a Timetable vs My Timetable

 Is God's timetable too slow for you sometimes? I sometimes think it is too slow. In John chapter eleven, we read about the death of Lazarus. Mary and Martha sent word to their dear beloved friend Jesus to let him know their brother Lazarus had become very ill. They expected Jesus to come to heal their brother, but he did not come, and they wondered why. However, Jesus had different plans, He told the disciples, and "This sickness will not end in death. No, it is for God's…

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Added by Lillian A. Penner on July 7, 2019 at 5:21pm — No Comments

CARVING OUT WHAT I NEED TO SAY

A friend recently noticed a cane carved for me by my brother-in-law. And he wondered what kind of power tools he used. I told him I thought he didn’t use much more than a pocket knife and sandpaper. He said, "That would be a lot of work!" I too have hand carved several walking sticks, although not as beautiful as my brother-in-law’s. And I find that, though painstaking, the work can be very satisfying.

I feel the…

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Added by David Young on July 7, 2019 at 11:33am — No Comments

GLORY IN THE CROSS

Mostly because of medical treatments, I don’t preach much any more. But from time to time, God still encourages me with a sermon idea. And at least with this one, I decided to publish a brief of the sermon in this blog.

Glory In The Cross

(C.I.T.: Paul wanted to avoid glorying in anything but the cross of Jesus.

Focus:…

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Added by David Young on July 1, 2019 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Where Was Prayer in the Debates?

I confess that I opted to watch baseball on TV last week vs. watching twenty Democratic want-a-be Presidential candidates debate the issues. I did surf the networks back and forth just to see what was going on among the hopefuls, and I did read the next-morning reviews. I start with my confession only to say I may have missed something in the four hours of debate, but I never once heard a candidate begin an answer with something like, “I would seek God’s will in the matter” or “I would talk…

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Added by Dan R. Crawford on June 30, 2019 at 8:08am — No Comments

Ex 33:14 Amazing encouragement!

Verse-by-Verse Bible Commentary

Exodus 33:14

And He said, "My presence shall go with you, and I will give you rest."

Adam Clarke Commentary

My presence shall go with thee - ילכו…

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Added by Malva Birch on June 27, 2019 at 11:08am — No Comments

FEAR AND GREAT JOY

In Matthew 28:8, we read,

"So they departed quickly from the tomb with fear and great joy."

Fear and joy do not always go together. And many translations emphasize the difference with something like “They departed with great joy, even though they were afraid.” However, this differentiation does not reflect the wording of this passage in the original language of  The New…

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Added by David Young on June 24, 2019 at 7:41pm — No Comments

Beyond the Walls - Take Time to Listen

Beyond the Walls is a weekly email to help Christ followers move beyond the walls of their church buildings, homes, comfort zones, and culture to engage those we live among with the Gospel.

 

"...there is a time to keep silence and a time to speak.”  Ecclesiastes 3:7

"...be quick to hear, slow to speak…”James 1:19



As we consider the power of stories as we have gospel…

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Added by John Whaley on June 24, 2019 at 6:50pm — No Comments

Beyond the Walls - Telling Your Story

Beyond the Walls is a weekly email to help Christ followers move beyond the walls of their church buildings, homes, comfort zones, and culture to engage those we live among with the Gospel.

 

Last week, we looked at the power of stories as we begin to have faith conversations with those we encounter where we work, live, and play.  By the way, my wife and I finally saw Avengers: Endgame last…
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Added by John Whaley on June 24, 2019 at 6:48pm — No Comments

PTAP: Pray for Teachers

Most teaching positions in schools across the Arabian Peninsula are filled with expats from all over the world.  As head counts are being considered and new hires are being made for the 2019-2020 school year, pray that God would bring in a wave of believers to work as teachers and administrators of schools in the Arabian Peninsula.  Pray that the Father would use this sphere of influence to have profound Kingdom impact in this region.

Added by Merton J. Hershberger on June 19, 2019 at 9:10am — No Comments

SOME DOUBTED

When I first thought about writing this series, I was primarily thinking of positive things God shows us through quiet things in the Gospel accounts. But the implications of some of them are negative. One of them accompanies the Great Commission.

Look with me at Matthew 28:16-17.

"Now the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to…

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Added by David Young on June 16, 2019 at 2:02pm — 1 Comment

HOW I STOPPED PRAYING

It was only in 1998, when I started studying the Bible, that I realized God had found me in 1968.



A fellow college student told me there was room for only 144,000 people in Heaven. He then asked if I had accepted Christ as my savior.



At age 20, without ever having studied the Bible, I replied with a question. “So, with all the lives that have been lived, over the…

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Added by RICHARD H. SKIBA, JR. on June 15, 2019 at 5:36pm — 1 Comment

Beyond the Walls June 10, 2019

Beyond the Walls is a weekly email to help Christ followers move beyond the walls of their church buildings, homes, comfort zones, and culture to engage those we live among with the Gospel.

 

I love a good story!  Most of us do.  There is power in a story that is well told.  A story that moves us, inspires us, engages us, and challenges us.  That…
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Added by John Whaley on June 10, 2019 at 8:41am — No Comments

WHY DO I WRITE?

I write as a ministry. And I pray that people will come face to face with the Living God in my writings.

One of my books was just released, AGAPE, The Infinite, Ultimate Love of God. I pray that God will touch the lives of people through this book. I do pray that it will sell well. I pray, and I ask you to pray with me, that God will use it to touch the lives of…

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Added by David Young on June 9, 2019 at 4:10pm — No Comments

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