Category Archives: prayer

I DO NOT SEE AS GOD SEES

“Lord, please make it easy for (…you fill in the blank…) to happen. In the name of Jesus I ask and thank you.” How simple! Just give me my way! How many times have I prayed for something that is … Continue reading

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GOD IS NOT CAPRICIOUS

“Do you think God is more likely to answer prayer if I ask others to pray with me?  Is it better to ask a lot of people, like on FB?” I have been asked.  Today I’m going to respond. So … Continue reading

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FLAT ON THE FLOOR

In the interest of full disclosure, let me say this is not me (I don’t wear gloves) and a few things I tell in this story are a bit exaggerated. Let me say first it was worth it! I am … Continue reading

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ALTERNATE PLANS

We go to the Lord with our petitions.  We ask him to get us out of some kind of situation.  If he would just answer the way we want, it would save us money, or time, or pain; yes, if … Continue reading

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INAUGURATION DAY

Our hope is in You. Tho our faults are numerous, In mercy, forgive. As we look to you, Unite us as your people In wisdom and love.  

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THE SLEEPING CHRISTIANS

(From a previous FB status.  Still seems appropriate, as we still seem to be asleep.) So, I fear, we Christians slept through it again. I was blindsided by the seriousness and timing of the SCOTUS decision. Yet I probably spend as … Continue reading

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PRAYER FOR BRUSSELS

My cooperation with many blogging friends who are calling for prayer for Brussels and the World.  This prayer is based on the words of David’ Psalm 64: Hear me, O God, as I voice my complaint; protect our lives from the threat … Continue reading

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DEAR POWER – RE: ISSUES OF CONCERN

Dear Power: I am writing to you to fulfill an assignment for WP writing university.  Actually I wrote to you one time before.  I hope this will not be repetitious, but your answers are always needed and welcomed.  It seems … Continue reading

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“WHY DIDN’T WE TALK TO GOD ABOUT THAT?”

Five year old Ashlyn was bemoaning the fact that her daddy had to shave his beard when he took a new job.  She was explaining to me how unfair the situation was.  Then she suddenly stopped and said,  “Why didn’t … Continue reading

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