Wait For Confirmation!

1 Samuel 1:23-So Elkanah her husband said to her, “Do what seems best to you; wait until you have weaned him. Only let the Lord establish His word.” Then the woman stayed and nursed her son until she had weaned him. The account of the birth of the prophet Samuel is filled with drama. We have Hannah, his mother,Continue reading “Wait For Confirmation!”

Jacob’s Mom!

Genesis 25:21-22- Now Isaac pleaded with the Lord for his wife, because she was barren; and the Lord granted his plea, and Rebekah, his wife conceived. But the children struggled together within her, and she said, “If all is well, why am I like this?” So she went to inquire of the Lord. NKJV How well I remember carrying each of our girls. Some of the memories areContinue reading “Jacob’s Mom!”

A Time of Prayer!

Luke 22: 39-40- Coming out, He went to the Mount of Olives, as He was accustomed, and His disciples also followed Him. When He came to the place, He said to them, “Pray that you may not enter into temptation.” NKJV There comes a time in all of our lives when a quick prayer just won’t do! AContinue reading “A Time of Prayer!”

Painful Regrets!

Genesis 34:1- Now Dinah the daughter of Leah, whom she had borne to Jacob, went out to see the daughters of the land. NKJV It’s interesting to me how one simple choice or decision can change your life forever! Such was the case with Dinah. Dinah was the seventh child of Jacob and Leah and theirContinue reading “Painful Regrets!”

Spiritual Release-God’s Way!

Daniel 10:2-3-In those days I, Daniel, was mourning three full weeks. I ate no pleasant food, no meat or wine came into my mouth, nor did I anoint myself at all, till three whole weeks were fulfilled. NKJV This is a repost from “How to Bring Spiritual Release”! For some reason, this is my most popular post.Continue reading “Spiritual Release-God’s Way!”

Dynamic Duo!

Mark 9:28-29- And when He had come into the house, His disciples asked Him privately, “Why could we not cast it out?” So He said to them, “This kind can come out by nothing but prayer and fasting.” NKJV Some things in life just go together, like peanut butter and jelly, macaroni and cheese, hamburger and fries. OccasionallyContinue reading “Dynamic Duo!”

A Father’s Request!

Mark 9:21-22- “So He asked his father, “How long has this been happening to him?” And he said, “From childhood. And often he has thrown him both into the fire and into the water to destroy him. But if You can do anything, have compassion on us and help us.” NKJV Jesus and His disciples were returningContinue reading “A Father’s Request!”

Parental Faith!

Mark 7: 29-30- “Then He said to her, “For this saying go your way; the demon has gone out of your daughter.” And when she had come to her house, she found the demon gone out, and her daughter lying on the bed.” If you are a studier of the Word, then this is a familiarContinue reading “Parental Faith!”

That’s All We Can Do

Acts 16:25 – But at midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the prisoners were listening to them. NKJV As I was thinking about prayer, and how I could conclude this topic, I had a sudden flash in my mind. I was inquiring of the health of a certain individualContinue reading “That’s All We Can Do”

The Power of a Petition!

1 John 5:14-15 – Now this is the confidence that we have in Him, that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. And if we know that He hears us, whatever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we have asked of Him. NKJV In honor of Women’sContinue reading “The Power of a Petition!”