Prayer

Effective Praying

“Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed.  The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.”      ~  James 5:16                Effective praying is the only kind of praying that we should be doing.  We shouldn’t be praying…

Happy New Year!

“Where there is no vision, the people perish.”      ~  Proverbs 29:18                           True vision comes from God.  Pray and get the vision God has for your life for this year.  Then follow and pursue the vision He gives you!

Believe, Receive & Have !

For everyone that asks receives….   ~  Matthew 7:8  ~     Therefore I say unto you, what things so ever you desire, when you pray, believe that you receive them, and you shall have them.   ~  Mark 11:24  ~     These two verses reveal a powerful thing that Jesus taught about prayer.  First of all, Jesus said that everyone that…

You DO hear from God !

It is written in the prophets,  And they shall all be taught of God.  Every man therefore that hath heard, and hath learned of the Father, cometh unto Me.   ~  John 6:45 Have you ever thought, “I never hear from God.”?  Perhaps you’ve heard others say they have, but you feel you never have.  The…

Call upon the Lord….

But you have not called upon Me O Jacob…    ~   Isaiah 43:22a This was God’s indictment against Israel.  He had said through the prophet Jeremiah, “Call unto Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you know not.” Again, in Isaiah the Bible says, “God wondered that there was…

Keep the fire burning!

The fire shall ever be burning upon the altar; it shall never go out.   ~   Leviticus 6:13 This scripture is talking about the fact that the altar fire in the tabernacle was to never go out.  The priests were to keep it burning continually.  Old Jewish tradition says that God originally started the fire when…

Lord, teach us to pray.

And it came to pass, that, as He was praying in a certain place, when He ceased, one of Hs disciples said unto Him, Lord, teach us to pray.   ~  Luke 11:1 Notice that as great a teacher and preacher that Jesus was, as great a miracle worker that He was, His disciples are never…