Prayer Quotes and Sayings 166 to 200
"Before you pray, forgive."
William Arthur Ward
"If our goal is to have a real relationship with Jesus, prayer is the foundation."
Whitney Meade, The Balance Beam
When you don't desire to pray and talk to God, He never grows tired
of talking to you.
Preston Sprinkle, Charis
"Praying isn't a chore. It isn't a duty. It is something you should enjoy.
After a long day at work,
you should enjoy spending a few quiet moments in prayer."
Elijah Davidson, Marriage: Husband and Wife
"Whatever our situation, there is one thing we all can do for our grandchildren.
We can pray. Whether near or far,
we can be engaged in the lives of our grandchildren and be
connected to them in the most caring of ways - through prayer."
Kay Swatkowski, A Grandmother's Prayers
"But a prayer is about our relationship to God; a blessing is about our
relationship to the spark of God in one another.
God may not need our attention as badly as the person next to
us on the bus or behind us on line in the supermarket."
Rachel Naomi Remen, My Grandfather's Blessings
"An amazing miracle rises when we pray for revival. When we enter
into intimate communion with God, He converts hate into love,
anger into peace, and fear into courage."
Sammy Tippit, The Approaching Darkness
"When you pray be careful of how you respond to what you get.
I read somewhere that if you pray for rain. . . don't complain about the mud!"
Hyacinth Mottley, Words of Wisdom - Words of Faith
"Pray by name for those you know and love who are not yet a part
of this kingdom. Pray that they would be given the gift of faith and
the courage to submit to Christ's kingship."
Jo Swinney, Walking with the Bible
"If we have gone astray, we must turn to God in heart-felt prayer
and we must ask for forgiveness."
Michael Caputo, What You Need to Know About Sin
Quotes about Overcoming |
"So then, let us pray, remembering who it is we call Father
and realizing that prayer is coming to Him and listening to what He has to say."
K.P. Yohannan, Learning to Pray
"An hour of anxiety cannot change my circumstances, but a minute of prayer
can alter everything."
"Prayer is neither black magic nor is it a form of demand note. Prayer is a relationship. The act of praying is more analogous to clearing away the underbrush
which shuts out a view than it is to begging in the street. There are many different kinds of prayer.
Yet all prayer has one basic purpose. We pray not to get something, but to open up a two-way street between us and God,
so that we and others may inwardly become something."
Power of Prayer Quotes
"Every man wants to pray the day before he dies. As he does not
know when his time will come, he must pray every day in order to be safe."
"Prayer is and remains always a native and deepest impulse of the soul of man."
"The wish for prayer is a prayer in itself."
"Lord, help me to be what You want me to be.
In character, actions and will. For You are the potter and I am the clay.
Your purposes I would fulfill."
"The need for prayer is felt in all aspects of our lives."
K.P. Yohannan, Learning to Pray
"When we pray earnestly, we pray with all our heart, soul, mind,
and strength as the Spirit leads."
Mark Stepherson, Prayer Key 8
"My strength is renewed in the altar of prayer, in Jesus name."
Alex Uwajeh, The Power of Positive Affirmations
Bible study, prayer, worship, and fellowship together make up the
spiritual soil that nourishes your spiritual growth and
can truly change your life in a profound way.
Ramsey Coutta, Faith Surge
And Jesus gave us the model prayer that has come to be known
as The Lord's Prayer.
Clive Nicholson PhD, Baptism
We've never been deep in prayer until we've become desperate for God's
hand to be moved. Desperate people pray with diligence and
determination while there's breath in their bodies, and until God answers.
Bill Vincent, Glory
Prayer? It will change the way you think. Expect answers!
LuziAnna Georgia; Hattie Bethan-Yaad, Deacons Wives 22
When we pray for our brothers God hears us, and He will do on their
behalf what we could never do for them in our own strength.
Never forget that your prayer will have effects in their lives that
you may never know.
Paula Casill, My Brother's Keeper
Seeds are sown into our hearts in many ways including through words,
thoughts, images, prayer, reading, reflecting, music, conversations,
media and so on.
G B Woodcock, One with Christ
You will remember that the scripture says, "Don't be anxious about anything."
Just pray, knowing that Jesus will answer your prayers.
Robert Medlin, Pleasing God
Add wisdom to your list of things you daily ask from God when you pray.
T.J. Williams, Noble Daughters
Share your thoughts and desires with some of your accountability friends,
asking for input and prayer as you discover and fulfill your calling.
Jonathan Daugherty, Purity 301
Only by seeing our actions from God's perspective, and seeing
the harm caused by sin, can we truly repent from it, and leave it behind.
This requires prayer.
Michael Faber, Keys to a Happy Life
Man approaches God most nearly when he is in one sense least like God.
For what can be more unlike than fullness and need,
sovereignty and humility, righteousness and penitence, limitless
power and a cry for help?
C. S. Lewis
Poems about God
For Mother Teresa, apparently her lifelong habit of quieting her
ego through prayer has led to a vibrant life in the world and the rich
development of her personality.
I pray that by example, I've caused the world to see,
The joy of doing service, of seeing Christ, not me.
Greta Zwaan, Accolades For God
Supplications are desperate, passionate, earnest prayers from the
deepest part of our hearts, crying out to God for Him to intervene
on our behalves.
Larry Nevenhoven, Common Sense 2016
When the Creator gives His creature the power of thirst, it is because
water exists to meet its thirst. When He creates hunger, there is food
to correspond to the appetite. Even so, when He inclines men to pray,
it is because prayer has a corresponding blessing connected with it.
Charles Spurgeon, Spurgeon on Prayer & Spiritual Warfare