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Prayer Before You Speak

Prayer Before You Speak

Prayer Before You Speak Father, guide my thoughts before they become my words. Place a guard over my mouth and a watchman over the door of my lips. When I open my mouth, I ask You to fill it with right words, good words, true words, loving words—words that will point the way to Your…

The Blessing of Inadequacy

The Blessing of Inadequacy

  Our insufficiency drives us to God. Read: 2 Corinthians 3:1-6 Paul never claimed he was capable of accomplishing all that God called him to do. He simply learned to look beyond his own inadequacy to the sufficiency of Christ. If we’ll adopt the same practice, we, too, can discover the blessings hidden in our…

Pray and Seek My Face

Pray and Seek My Face

“If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.” 2 Chronicles 7:14 Thought Humility is not our culture’s most valued asset or most desired…