When your prayers have not yet been answered and you seem to have lost strength where you can’t seem to pray anymore …. and all the pressures of life have drained you. There is rest for the weary. In fact, Jesus tells us to cry out to Him. Matthew 11:28 "Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30 For my yoke is easy and my
It is easy to get discouraged. Discouragement is something we all will face ... so what do we do when we are discouraged? Look what Romans 12:12 says: “Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer."
1. Seek God! Understand you will have things that come your way that will discourage you but when this happens, reach out to God immediately. Be faithful to pray, spending time with Him, calling out to Him when the battle is fiercest.
2. Be patient or persev
Hugh Hefner founder of Playboy recently passed away. I read where he paid $75,000 years ago for the vault next to Marilyn Monroe so that he could “spend eternity with Playboy’s first cover girl.” There is a misconception in our world today and with many Christians about what happens when we die. The Bible tells us in Hebrews 9:27 “Just as man is destined to die once, and after that to face judgment.” Once we take our last breath we go to one of two places, heaven or hell. How
I recently bought a car tag frame that said: “The Lord has been so good to me.” How true it is! He has saved me, healed me, provided for me and has always been there for me through the good times and the bad times. Because of His goodness, I have no complaints, I have no need of anything, I am content and I am at peace. So I can say as David did in Psalm 13:6, I will sing to the LORD, for He has been good to me.