Posts tagged with ‘Prayer’

15 of 22 items

5/25/18 HONOR OUR NATION’S HEROES BY PRAYING FOR OUR LEADERS

by Barry Lovett
arlington-national-cemetery

“I exhort, therefore, that…prayers…be made for all men, for kings, and for all that are in authority.” I Timothy 2:1-2. Many people will enjoy Memorial Day without giving any thought to the high price others paid to preserve freedom.  For this reason, let’s pause right now and ponder what course history might have taken if […]

4/25/18 GOD’S OMNIPOTENCE DOES NOT INCLUDE THE POWER TO DO WRONG

by Barry Lovett
IMG_5946

“Let me die the death of the righteous, and let my last end be like his? Numbers 23:10. God cannot give us what we ask if our request runs contrary to His character.  He is perfect in purity and holiness, and therefore He cannot make true what is false, nor make right what is wrong.  Balaam […]

4/11/18 GODS ANSWERS ARE WISER THAN OUR PRAYERS

by Barry Lovett
IMG_4314

“Then David arose from the earth, …and came into the house of the Lord, and worshiped.  II Samuel 12:20. Everyone who prays has felt the disappointment of an un-granted request.  Our response at a time like this is a matter of great importance.  We may either turn against God or be drawn closer to Him.  […]

2/27/18 IT’S NOT ENOUGH TO SAY A PRAYER – WE HAVE TO LIVE IT TOO

by Barry Lovett
IMG_5822

“Out of the same mouth come praise and cursing.” James 3:10.  Too often when we pray our petitions and expression of gratitude are nothing more than empty words.  We mouth beautiful words, but they seem to come from the top of our heads rather than the bottom of our hearts.  We forget that what we […]

2/12/18 YOU WILL NEVER GET A BUSY SIGNAL ON THE PRAYER-LINE TO HEAVEN!

by Barry Lovett
IMG_5932

“Let us, therefore, come boldly unto the throne of grace.” Hebrews 4:16. We as believers can come into God’s presence and share with Him our burdens without going through the frustration of protocol.  Think of it! Ours is the blessed privilege of an immediate audience with God Himself, the Creator of the universe, the Lord […]