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Today I would like to share with you about how God used Hannah for his purpose to be accomplished. Jennifer Kennedy Dean writes, “Hannah is not the primary character in the story. Nor is Samuel. Pivotal to the whole story, the central cohesive element, the linchpin, is God himself. Everything else—Hannah’s barrenness, Hannah’s prayer, Samuel’s birth—is the working out of God’s eternal agenda.”¹
Hannah had been asking…Continue
Today I want to share a guest blog by my friend Alexandra. You will be blessed if you read it all the way through. It is an understatement to say that for some people life can be so horrendously painful that you feel as though you spend all or most of your energies fighting to survive the battles that sap your strength.
Added by Lillian A. Penner on November 19, 2015 at 1:02pm — No Comments
Do you know if your grandparents prayed for you? I’ve asked a number of my friends if their grandparents prayed for them. Their response was, “I think they prayed for me, they were Christians and went to church so I assume they did.” Then I asked, “Did they ever tell you they were praying for you? “ The response most frequently was “No.”
My heart was broken because I feel it is very important my grandchildren know their grandparents are praying for them.…Continue
How to Pray for the Parents of our Grandchildren
Our children have a great responsibility parenting our grandchildren in these insecure, unstable times we live in today. Young families are busy with their jobs, church activities, children’s activities, etc. There are many distractions for them in their marriage, employment, parenting and spiritual lives.
Our grandchildren are influenced by the movies, music, TV, video games, and Internet are desensitizing our…Continue
Added by Lillian A. Penner on November 5, 2015 at 2:54pm — No Comments