Prayer Letters

Romans 14:7 & 8 =“For none of us liveth to himself, and no man dieth to himself. For whether we live, we live unto the Lord; and whether we die, we die unto the Lord; whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord’s”  In the book of Genesis Cain asked God “Am I…

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II Timothy 4: 2a = “Preach the Word…” A young man that felt called to the ministry was agonizing over the tremendous responsibility of what he would preach about if he were given that responsibility. An older and experienced preacher encouraged him to ask the Lord. As he prayed he heard these words ringing in…

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Psalms 37:4 = “Delight thyself also in the Lord; and He shall give thee the desires of thine heart.” In recent years I have adopted this verse as the basis for my life. The “also” of this verse is referring to “trusting the Lord” of verse 3. Basically, if our focus is on trusting the…

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Proverbs 3:5 = “Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.” It doesn’t seem like we actually do this until we have nothing else to trust in. It’s too bad we don’t have more confidence in the Lord’s ability to take care of us than we do. My…

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Genesis 24:27 = “…..I being in the way, the Lord led me…” This is one of the longest chapters in the book of Genesis and tells the story of Abraham sending his servant, Eliezer, to find a wife for Isaac. He does what he is asked to do and finds Rebekah who fills all the…

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I Corinthians 15:58 = “Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord.” Paul had just concluded a dissertation on the fact that we are all going to face the reality of passing from…

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Psalms 127:1 =“Except the Lord build the house, they labour in vain that build it: except the Lord keep the city, the watchman waketh but in vain.” Normally when people who are speaking on pro-life issues refer to this chapter in Psalms their attention is on the last three verses talking about how special children…

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II Timothy 2:19 = “Nevertheless the foundation of God standeth sure, having this seal, THE LORD KNOWETH THEM THAT ARE HIS”……. What a comforting thought that God knows which ones of us belong to Him. It seems today that everyone has their own opinion as to what a Christian is supposed to be like and…

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Mark 16:15 = “And He said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature.” There is a serious concern in our world today about the spread of a virus that might kill you. People are challenged to take precautions to avoid passing on this virus to others. It…

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Psalms 1:1&2 = “ Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. But his delight is in the law of the Lord; and in His law doth he meditate day and night.” The phrase “Blessed…

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