Daniel 10 reveals how God’s delays are not so much about unanswered prayers as much as unfinished business.
Maybe your prayer life has felt like Charlie Brown trying to kick field goals. You always miss the uprights and end up on your back.
The following prayer, known as the Prayer of St Francis, is a perfect one to pray when you are seeking to live in peace and joy.
Praying hard is going twelve rounds with God, much like Jacob wrestling with the angel well into the night (Genesis 32:22-32).
There are many people in the world today who never learn to commune with God intimately because they feel they aren’t spiritual enough or eloquent enough to pray meaningful prayers.
Are you ready for a big ask New Year? Nancy D. Solomon loves to tell people: “You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.”
Floyd McClung: "I challenge you to pray this prayer... I guarantee that He will answer your prayer – and quickly."
A man was sleeping one night in his cabin when the presence of the Lord suddenly awakened him. The Lord told the man he had work for him to do, and showed him a large rock in front of his cabin. The Lord explained that the man was to push against the rock with all his might.
So this the man did day after day. For many years he toiled from sunup to sundown, his shoulders set squarely against the cold massive surface of the unmoving rock, pushing with all his might.