Category Archives: prayer

milk toast

devotional post # 2199 2 Corinthians 10:1-3 2Co 10:1  I, Paul, myself am encouraging you, by the meekness and gentleness of Christ– I who am humble when looking you in the face, but bold toward you when I am away!–2Co … Continue reading

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death sentence

devotional post # 2148 2 Corinthians 1:9-11 2 Cor 1:9 Yes, we ourselves were living with the verdict of a death sentence, with the result that we did not have confidence in ourselves, but in God who raises the dead, … Continue reading

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a good exit

devotional post # 2087 Luke 24:50-53 Luk 24:50 Then he led them out as far as Bethany, and while lifting up his hands he blessed them. Luk 24:51 While he blessed them, he parted from them and was lifted up … Continue reading

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defensive posture

devotional post # 2069 Luke 22:39-46 Luk 22:39 And he came out and went, to the Mount of Olives like he used to, and the disciples followed him. Luk 22:40 And when he came to the place, he said to … Continue reading

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the widow’s secret weapon

devotional post # 2023 Luke 18:1-8 Luk 18:1 Then Jesus told them a story to illustrate to them the fact that they should always pray and never be overwhelmed. Luk 18:2 He said, “In a certain city there was this … Continue reading

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prayer and possessions

IS YOUR PRAYER LIFE A GREED ENGINE? Luke 12:13-15 Luk 12:13 Then someone from the crowd said to him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.” Luk 12:14 But Jesus said to him, “Man, who made me … Continue reading

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individual service

SPECIAL TREAT Luke 11:9-13 Luke 11:9 “So I tell you: Keep asking, and it will be given to you; keep seeking, and you will find; keep knocking, and the door will be opened for you. Luke 11:10 Because everyone who … Continue reading

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persistence in asking

HOW REGULAR ARE YOU? Luke 11:5-8 Luke 11:5 Then he said to them, “Suppose one of you has a friend, and you go to him at midnight and say to him, ‘Friend, could you lend me three loaves of bread, … Continue reading

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a prayer list

BEGINNING YOUR DAILY JOURNEY WITH GOD Luke 11:1-4 Luke 11:1 Once Jesus was praying in a certain place. When he stopped, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, please teach us to pray, like John taught his disciples.” Luke … Continue reading

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the limits of fear

FEAR IS LIKE A WRAPPER, IT MUST BE DISCARDED ONCE YOU HAVE THE PRODUCT. Luke 8:49-50 Luk 8:49 While he was still speaking, someone from the synagogue ruler’s house came and said, “Your daughter is dead; do not bother the … Continue reading

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