Prayer Devotional: Day 223

And not only that, but we also glory in tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance; and perseverance, character; and character, hope. Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us. – Romans 5:3‭-‬5 NKJV Today I have hadContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 223”

Prayer Devotional: Day 222

If you ask anything in My name, I will do it. – John 14:14 NKJV Sometimes we just don’t feel our best. My son has had a croup cough since last Tuesday. I took him to the doctor today and he does not have strep. He is cleared to go to daycare tomorrow. That wouldContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 222”

Prayer Journal: Day 365

Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. – James 1:2‭-‬3 NIV God loves us in sickness and in health. Sometimes we don’t know why we have had to endure periods of illness, but we often endContinue reading “Prayer Journal: Day 365”

Prayer Journal: Day 350

Day 350 I will not leave you comfortless: I will come to you. – King James Version (KJV) When family members or friends are ill, our heart goes out to them. We can pray for them and also ask our church family to pray for them. Sometimes the Lord restores their health. Other times, HeContinue reading “Prayer Journal: Day 350”

Prayer Journal: Day 330

Day 330 The Lord your God is with you, the Mighty Warrior who saves. He will take great delight in you; in His love He will no longer rebuke you, but will rejoice over you with singing. – Zephaniah 3:17 NIV Sometimes I wonder after a long period of illness if God was punishing meContinue reading “Prayer Journal: Day 330”

Prayer Journal: Day 326

Day 326 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His abundant mercy has begotten us again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. – 1 Peter 1:3 NKJV In this life we will have trouble, but the Lord asks us not toContinue reading “Prayer Journal: Day 326”

Prayer Journal: Day 312

Day 312 Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. – 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 NIV In this life we may face illness and hardship, yet the Lord asks us to give thanks no matter what the circumstance is.  Even on tough days, we canContinue reading “Prayer Journal: Day 312”

Prayer Journal: Day 303

Day 303 Those who sow in tears shall reap in joy. – Psalm 126:5 NKJV The Lord doesn’t prevent illness and hardship from falling upon us, because He teaches us lessons through our trials. Jesus experienced much suffering during His lifetime, but He also felt joy and peace, probably when He spent time praying andContinue reading “Prayer Journal: Day 303”

Prayer Journal: Day 297

Day 297 For our citizenship is in heaven, from which we also eagerly wait for the Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ, who will transform our lowly body that it may be conformed to His glorious body, according to the working by which He is able even to subdue all things to Himself. – Philippians 3:20-21Continue reading “Prayer Journal: Day 297”