Create A Prayer Habit

Sometimes we forget how much God has promised us. Today, we will focus on one of the many promises God has made to you and me. We also tend to forget that God never breaks his promises, he always follows through. You can keep God to his promises. God promises: extravagant blessings when we’re all in for him. Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this,” says the Lord Almighty, “and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be roomRead More →

Create A Prayer Habit

Intercessory prayer might be defined as loving our neighbors on our knees – Charles Bent The Bible is full of examples of people praying for others. We are going to follow their example to pray for people in our lives. As 1 Timothy 2:1 (CEV) says: First of all, I ask you to pray for everyone. Ask God to help and bless them all, and tell God how thankful you are for each of them. Eli would bless Elkanah and his wife, saying, “May the Lord give you children by this woman to take the place of the one she prayed for and gave toRead More →

Create A Prayer Habit

A prayer for when you are suffering Tim Keller writes that “there is no situation or emotion a human being can experience that is not reflected somewhere in the Psalms.” “Immersing ourselves in the Psalms and turning them into prayers helps us pray in accord with God’s character and will.” My God, my God, I feel like you have deserted me? Why are you so far away? Will you listen to my groans about ____________________ and come to my rescue? I cry out day and night, but I don’t hear you answer, and I can never rest. Yet you are the holy God, ruling fromRead More →

Create A Prayer Habit

God has many different names which express the characteristics of his being and the rich relationship he has with us. Today, we will focus on one of God’s names or characteristics. I can never escape from your Spirit! I can never get away from your presence! If I go up to heaven, you are there;  if I go down to the grave, you are there. If I ride the wings of the morning, if I dwell by the farthest oceans, even there your hand will guide me, and your strength will support me. Psalm 139:7-10 NLT God is omnipresent – ever present Start with: God,Read More →

Create A Prayer Habit

Your throne, O God, will last for ever and ever; a scepter of justice will be the scepter of your kingdom. (Psalm 45:6 NIV) Start with: Lord God, I bow down before you because reign with justice. I praise you today and each day because your reign is forever and ever. Think about the day ahead. Ask God to meet your needs.  Heavenly Father, today I need You to reign with justice over: _________________________________. Pray for one person today who needs to know God is sovereign over the problems in his/her life.  Today I pray for: _________________________________. What do you need to give over toRead More →

Create A Prayer Habit

Forgiveness is at the heart of our relationship with God. We are encouraged to come to God and ask Him for forgiveness. Although we may find this hard and burdensome, it is freeing. Through forgiveness we find freedom. Keep this in mind as you pray. Use the following prayer prompt. Today, prayer for forgiveness for not being a true friend: Lord God, help me to not say bad things about _______________________. Help me be sensible, and keep quiet. When I’ve been told something in confidence, I’m sorry for my lack of  ______________ . (Based on Proverbs 11:12-13 CEV) But if we freely admit that weRead More →