8.2.17 Prayer Prompt: God’s Grace

PRAYER PROMPT ••• This morning, I read about King Manasseh who, by all accounts, was a horrible human being.  Detailed in 2 Chronicles 33, this guy defiled the Temple with idols, practiced witchcraft, and sacrificed some of his own children to false gods.  This guy would seem beyond redemption.  But what struck me is what happened after Manasseh was captured by an enemy and turned … Continue reading 8.2.17 Prayer Prompt: God’s Grace

6.20.17 Prayer Prompt: Wholehearted 

PRAYER PROMPT ••• During my Bible reading this morning, this verse jumped out at me: 2 Chronicles 25:2, “And he did what was right in the eyes of the Lord, yet not with a whole heart.”  My chronological Bible then took me to the story about Jonah and the whale.  A Sunday School favorite, the story is told of a disobedient Jonah who ran away … Continue reading 6.20.17 Prayer Prompt: Wholehearted 

6.13.17 Prayer Prompt: Hand the Sword to God

PRAYER PROMPT ••• The battles we fight don’t always come with bloodshed and war.  We fight emotional battles.  Personal challenges.  Arguments with family and friends.  Battles rage in us and around us and sometimes, we get too tired to fight.  The thing is, God doesn’t want us to fight!  1 Peter 5:7 says, “Give all your worries and cares to God, for he cares about … Continue reading 6.13.17 Prayer Prompt: Hand the Sword to God