Praying For The Persecuted Church

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“Many Christians around the world are suffering for their faith. They are being persecuted in ways that I cannot even begin to comprehend…As I thought about this, I realized that God comprehends what they are suffering. He alone understands the depth of their pain. Only the God of all comfort knows what these precious saints need. So I decided to use His Words to pray for the afflicted brethren…”

Praying for Ebola, ISIS and the Tragedies of Our World


“…When I forget these truths about God, I end up praying, “Lord, please keep the death toll from Ebola as low as possible,” or something as limited as this. Instead, I should be praying, “Lord, heal all of those that world has already written off as dead, and convince them of your truth, healing them both physically and spiritually and adding them as my brothers and sisters.”

6 Things To Remember When God Seems Distant


“…But no matter how much I prayed that I would feel God’s presence that night, I felt limp and lifeless instead — a sharp contrast with the electric praise that filled the four walls of my Christian University’s gym. Here are a few things to remember on the days that you don’t necessarily “feel” God’s presence…”