We use prayer when we need something, but praying is also for
giving thanks for all your blessings.
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Our prayers are sometimes answered without us realizing or, in ways that we did not ask for but always remember God's plan is better than ours.
Regardless of where you are or what country you are in, God knows your prayers.
D. Duane Engler, 40 Prayers of Forgiveness
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When we are spending regular time in our Bible and
diligently committed to prayer, no attack can stand against
our minds and we can resist the temptations.
Adam Cumpston, 30 Days to Overcoming Depression & Anxiety
Prayers are personal. No third party can ever express what's on your
heart or write in your unique lingo or dialect,
but when it seems the whole world is attempting to make this holy
Advent and Christmastide one huge commercial, with very little spiritual
content, don't join in - talk to your heavenly Father about it.
Paul M Miller, Christmas Prayers: A Heartwarming Collection of Holiday Blessings
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Yet prayer alone will not avail. Faith and works must always be associated.
John Harvey Kellogg, Plain Facts for Old and Young
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The ideal for Christians is to pray without ceasing. We should study
and meditate in God's Word. We should remain in a constant state
of fellowship with the Heavenly Father.
Greg Winfield, Encouragement: A Book of Faith, Hope and Encouragement From the Depths of Godís Word
Our prayers are strengthened when we know God is listening and
that He is faithful.
Dr. David Jeremiah
Households that have lost loved ones, or suffered health or financial difficulties,
might avoid mentioning such in
Thanksgiving grace. But if prayer is going to be authentic,
such things need to be mentioned.
Rev. Richard Clancy
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Although God's grace, favor, and honor are freely given, you can pray
to receive these benefits in your life.
Jimi Akanbi, The Power of Grace, Favor and Honor
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We pray the love of God enfolds you during your difficult times and He helps you heal with the passage of time.
Prayer is the time exposure of the soul to the highest that we know and
he who practices it will learn its central, primary and transforming importance.
Prayer is the fulfillment of man's highest capacity to look not down alone
nor out, but up, and to adore. Prayer is the road to the crowning experience
of human life,
being carried out of ourselves by something greater than ourselves to which we give ourselves. Prayer is taking in earnest the central affirmation of religion that there
is a responsive Spirit at the heart of reality in communion with whom is our power and peace. True prayer is never an endeavor to change the divine
purpose but is always an endeavor to release it through the one who prays into the world.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
God can handle your doubt, anger, fear, grief, confusion, and questions.
You can bring everything to him in prayer.
When I'm experiencing a fresh start in my own life, when I'm
sorting through the options of what's needed to reach my desired
destination, my first step is always this: pray.
Squire Rushnell, When God Winks on New Beginnings: Signposts of Encouragement for Fresh Starts and Second Chances
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When we pray, we relax, reflect, and renew our commitments to God.
The peace that comes from consulting with God and receiving His divine
wisdom is a
For most of us, I believe, to withdraw daily from the conflict to recharge
our spiritual batteries,
to step away from overbearing responsibilities, to meet God
in His word and on our knees in prayer, is the best preparation
to face the challenges of life.
David Packer, Encouragement
Prayer is also an act of obedience. We are exhorted to pray for others
and to pray without ceasing.
Robin Jones Gunn, Praying for Your Future Husband: Preparing Your Heart for His
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We never know how God will answer our prayers, but we can expect
that He will get us involved in His plan for the answer.
If we are true intercessors, we must be ready to take part
in God's work on behalf of the people for whom we pray.
Corrie ten Boom
Prayer is powerful, and paves the way for the both of you to come together
in God's perfect timing.
Tiffany Langford, 31 Days of Prayer for your Future Husband
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When I don't really know what to pray or how to pray, I take God's
words and make them my prayers.
Dannah Gresh, The One Year Mother-Daughter Devo
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It's easy to kneel in church and hang your head, praying for God to
forgive you, but you also must face what you've done and deal with it
in a direct and forthright manner.
Stephen Arterburn, Regret-Free Living: Hope for Past Mistakes and Freedom From Unhealthy Patterns
Remember, our prayers do not need to be long. Sometimes only a word or two will suffice.
Dr. David Jeremiah
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Ideally, every prayer of intercession we utter should be for the Lord's will
to be done, nothing more, and
nothing less. Only His perfect will.
John Paul Thomas, Lent and Easter Reflections
God Knows Best |
I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me.
They have clung to me all my life.
Today as you pray, remember that God's timing is often different than ours.
Christopher Greer, Easter is Coming: A Devotional Journey with Jesus
Prayer is a shield to the soul, a sacrifice to God, and a scourge for Satan.
Prayer means that you have placed God at the forefront of your life and when you send messages of caring, desire, concern you are in reality communicating with God. God hears your concerns, thoughts and hopes without judging or without a need to hear your prayers in a formal way.
Prayer is the most important thing you can do as a father.
Derek Polen, Next Level Dad: Bringing Faith and Fun to Fatherhood
My husband and I can personally testify to the power of prayer, which is
why we encourage others to have a
heart dedicated to prayer.
Jennifer Smith; Aaron Smith, 31 Prayers For My Future Husband
. . . a wise rabbi once told me that it is not how many prayers
we don't say that matters to God, but rather how many we do.
Phyllis Tickle, Eastertide: Prayers for Lent Through Easter from The Divine Hours
A person without prayer is like a tree without roots.
Pope Pius XII
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Meditation and prayer are one of the most efficient tools
we can use to inspire our world.
Frank Arrigazzi, TIP TOP Spiritual Lessons
By consistently praying, you'll be able to draw closer to God and realign
yourself with his plan for your life. No matter where you are in your life, or what you have done,
God has a plan for you.
Julia Bristol, Prayer: The Bible for Beginners
Prayer is a conversation between you and God. Don't be afraid to talk to
him. Don't worry about what you will say. Speak from your heart.
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Make it your daily ministry to lift him up before your Heavenly Father.
He needs a praying wife.
Ask God to protect him and to protect your marriage.
Lisa Jacobson, 100 Ways to Love Your Husband
Prayer is one of the strongest tools we have for dealing with our problems
and difficulties. By offering our prayers up to God, we
allow Him to work in our lives and open ourselves up to far more
blessings than we could ever ask for or imagine.
Asley Myer, Prayers: The 40 Most Inspirational Prayers For Facing Challenging Times
All I know is that when I pray, coincidences happen;
and when I don't pray, they don't happen.
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It is true that a prayer that comes from the heart can move mountains,
it increases your faith, and brings you closer to God.
Rebecca Small, Prayer: Inspirational Morning Prayers For Every Christian
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The more we have to testify of and the more people testifying,
the more the world will realize how deep and wide His love,
that miracles happen and prayer works.
Bill Vincent, Glory: Increasing God's Presence
Prayer is the pillow of religion.
Personal prayer, it seems to me, is one of the simplest necessities of life,
as basic to the individual as sunshine, food and water -and at times, of
course, more so. By prayer I mean an effort to get in touch with the Infinite.
We know that our prayers are imperfect. Of course they are.
We are imperfect human beings. A thousand experiences have convinced
me beyond room of doubt that prayer multiplies the strength of the
individual and brings within the scope of his capabilities almost any
Dwight D. Eisenhower
There is no one time that prayer is required nor is there just one place.
Prayer is something that you may engage in more than you think. It can
give us courage and hope to face life's challenges.
Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good.
Maya Angelou, Celebrations: Rituals of Peace and Prayer
If you would never cease to pray, never cease to long after it.
The continuance of your longing is the continuance of your prayer.
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Prayer is one of the greatest assets that a Christian could possess,
but sometimes it seems to be a real challenge to make it a full part
of our devotional life.
Brian Johnston, Windows to Faith - Insights For The Inquisitive
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Prayer is essential to your relationship with Jesus. Talk to Him through prayer.
Britt Gillette, Coming To Jesus: One Man's Search for Truth
and Life Purpose
Life has a way of presenting problems, difficulties and challenges
that far supercede our own abilities but with the help of God through prayer,
these issues can be put behind us.
Since God knows our future, our personalities, and our capacity to listen,
He isn't every going to say more to us than we can deal with at the moment.
Pray as though no work would help, and work as though no prayer
God does not listen to the prayers of the proud.
Pray that God would guide your search for Jesus this Christmas,
and that He would open your heart to the revelation of His truth.
Christine Trevino, Experience Christmas
Prayer is talking to God. Meditation is listening to God.
C. Ingraham-Brown, The Connection Between Prayer and Wealth, Is it Real?
The best way to perfect the art of prayer and to derive effectiveness
from the same is to make prayer a habit. If you grow up in a strong
Christian family, you grow up knowing that you have to say a prayer
before breakfast, dinner or any form of meal.
Steven Nash, Prayer For Beginners
Being light is turning the other cheek when you have been offended.
Being light is not only publically forgiving a person that would choose
to be your enemy, but it's also including your enemy in your prayers at night.
Matthew Robert Payne, Finding Intimacy with Jesus Made Simple
Let your decisions be comfortable and aligned with God.
When there are still doubts, pray more until you find peace with the matter.
Carol Nkambule, Dear Girl Child
We can take our questions, doubts, needs, dreams, and
circumstances to the Lord in prayer, asking him to reveal the answers
Joel Patchen, Love is for Eternity
When we discipline ourselves by watching what we put into our hearts
and minds, by doing the hard work of Bible study, by investing in prayer,
and by faithfully surrounding ourselves with a group of like-minded believers,
we begin to deepen and mature.
Mark J. Musser, Finding the True You: Discover Who You Were Created to Be
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Regardless of your current life circumstances, spend some time in
prayer right now thanking God for who He is and what He has done for you.
Erwin W. Lutzer, Getting to No
You're young and you're bulletproof and invincible.
But never underestimate the power of other people's love and prayer.
When you ask God for something, if you don't believe,
then why even ask? It's an empty exercise. But if you pray and
ask God for something, Jesus said, believe that he's going to do it.
Thank him in advance for what only he can do. And then look for how
he answers your prayer.
Rick Warren Quotes
So what is prayer? I believe it is communication with God.
It is an expression of our thoughts and feelings to God.
Margaret Weston, How Do I Know God Answers Prayer?
And most important is to pray, which I believe is thinking in its highest form.
For then your thoughts are in tune with God, Who sees a lot further
down the road than you do.
Norman Vincent Peale, The Power of Positive Living
Norman Vincent Peale Quotes
Daily prayers to God should never be seen as a task. It should be a necessity
in our life just as air is a necessity for us in order to breathe and live.
Oliver Powell, Prayer: The 100 Most Powerful Evening Prayer Every Christian Needs To Know
Giving is not just in money either. We can give unconditional love;
we can give mercy, our prayers, our talents and services.
Jason Ponzio, Devotional Thoughts For The Day
I also would like to encourage you to pray over and pray with your
children daily, no matter how young they are. The prayers you pray
stick with them all throughout their life.
Brandon Harrison, I Trust You Lord: 3 Day Devotional
I pray that you will see the value of praying from scripture
and will begin to create your own scriptural prayers.
Kim Trujillo, A Closer Talk with God: Scriptural Prayers for Women
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When we pray we are demonstrating our belief in a power that is
greater than our own.
Olive Steele, And When We Pray
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Jesus' point is that there's more to prayer than sheer persistence.
It takes believing that we serve a perfectly loving, all-knowing God
who works life out according to his will, which is always good.
Erol Woods, Spirital Wisdom: Lessons for a Lifetime of Faith in Christ
When you fast and pray you are breaking through into the glory
realm at an accelerated pace.
David Herzog, Living in the Glory Every Day
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