Tag: Prayers

Witness Well

A prayer on being prepared to share God’s Word with others

The Bible says, “Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have.  But do this with gentleness and respect.” (1 Peter 3:15)  Being prepared to share God’s Word is only part of our witness, because being prepared to do so in love can …

A prayer to overcome fear in sharing God’s Word with others

The prospect of sharing God’s Word with others does cause fear and panic for many Christians. The thoughts of  “What do I say?” or “What if I say something wrong?” plants the seeds of inactivity in our fertile minds. The words of Jesus confronts our fears with a simple statement, “Don’t worry!”  When the disciples gathered …

A prayer to overcome weariness in doing good works

A good farmer knows that when he plants seeds, he can’t expect a harvest the next day. There are elements beyond his control – like rain, drought, hail, wind and flood. Despite any circumstances, he must not give up in his work trusting that the Lord will provide.   The Bible tells us, “Let us not become weary …

A messenger of good news has beautiful feet

Back in ancient times, people relied on traveling messengers to hear the latest news. A messenger who brought good news was considered to have beautiful feet. Great joy and relief greeted any good news from the battlefront, especially regarding the safety of loved ones. In the Apostle Paul’s letter to the Romans, he quotes a well-known verse …

A prayer for strength to be Christ’s ambassadors

“We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors, as though God were making his appeal through us.”  (2 Cor. 5:20) A Christian believer is considered an ambassador. A government appointed ambassador are sent to communicate with foreign governments and called upon to represent the opinion and authority of the country who has sent them. The spiritual citizenship of a …

Jesus’ instructions on how to move mountains with prayer

The object of our prayer is God and His power to heal. His plan, His will and His ways are always the best. That is where we place our faith in.

I RISE TODAY: An Old Celtic Prayer

I RISE TODAY:  An Old Celtic Prayer  I rise today in the power’s strength, invoking the Trinity believing in threeness, confessing the oneness, of creation’s Creator.  I rise today in the power of Christ’s birth and baptism, in the power of his crucifixion and burial, in the power of his rising and ascending, in the …