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God is Moved  by Your Prayers

God is Moved by Your Prayers

This post was originally published on this site Moses prayed, and the Red Sea opened. Abraham prayed, and Lot’s family was spared. Elijah prayed, and fire fell. Joshua prayed, and the walls of Jericho collapsed. Nehemiah prayed, and the walls of Jerusalem were rebuilt. The disciples prayed, and the church was born. The church prayed,…

Forgiveness: A Space of Grace

Forgiveness: A Space of Grace

This post was originally published on this site  “In your anger do not sin”: Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry,  and do not give the devil a foothold. Ephesians 4:26-27 Unlike us, God never gives up on a person. Never. Long after we have moved on, God is still…

When the Storm Doesn’t Stop

When the Storm Doesn’t Stop

This post was originally published on this site Jeremiah was depressed, as gloomy as a giraffe with a neck ache. Jerusalem was under siege, his nation under duress. His world collapsed like a sand castle in a typhoon. He faulted God for his horrible emotional distress. He also blamed God for his physical ailments. “[God]…

Battling Anxiety

Battling Anxiety

This post was originally published on this site Anxiety doesn’t mean you are not a Christian. Jesus battled anxiety, for heaven’s sake! It’s two-thirty in the morning. Everyone is asleep. Everyone, that is, except you! Thoughts rage through your mind. The green numbers on the clock are the only lights in your room, indeed the…