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This is the final blog I will enter on Pray Network. I will miss it, but I will continue to thank God for all that God has done through it.
I have written a great deal in the past about praying great prayers. And I still believe they are terribly important. I have said, “I have cancer. I don’t want to spend my time praying for a better parking place at the Old Country Buffet.”
However, it is important to pray for small things as well.…Continue
Added by David Young on June 26, 2014 at 3:20pm — No Comments
Have you ever felt you needed to slow your life down enough to pray? I have. I seem to be naturally in a hurry. Prayer calls me to slow down and rest, focus and commune with God. I have even felt the need to slow my prayers themselves down. Two weeks ago I made that as a commitment. So each day as I prayed through prayer lists and took needs to God, I told myself over and over again “Slow down.”…
Added by David Young on June 19, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Our pastor is preaching through the Sermon on the Mount on Sunday mornings. A few weeks ago he preached on the first Beatitude, “Blessed are the poor in Spirit, for theirs is the Kingdom of heaven.” He pointed out that the word translated “poor” here means to be destitute. It can be used for a beggar who is absolutely dependent upon help from others. Poverty of Spirit is the heart of prayer.
We come to God because our help, our strength, our hope of salvation, our very lives…Continue
Throughout history God has brought about great movements that shook the earth with His Spirit by raising up a man whom He chose to use. God raised up Martin Luther, John Wesley, Evan Roberts, D.L. Moody and the like to bring about great revivals.
Are you familiar with the prayer meeting held on the Graham farm where young Billy Graham who had…
Added by David Young on June 5, 2014 at 12:37pm — No Comments