40 Days of Prayer – Day 16

“The peacemakers are blessed, for they will be called sons of God.” Matthew 5:9 (HCSB) We see so much unrest in our world even to the point of conflict. When conflict erupts, hate wins. Sides are drawn and people are placed into two or more groups. When conflict permeates a...

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40 Days of Prayer – Day 15

Read I Thessalonians 4:9-12 “About brotherly love: You don’t need me to write you because you yourselves are taught by God to love one another.” I Thessalonians 4:9 (HCSB) Most problems in any church can be overcome by love. Love causes dissensions to be settled. Love prompts a church to...

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40 Days of Prayer – Day 13

Read Ephesians 4:25-32 “And be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving one another, just as God also forgave you in Christ.” Ephesians 4:32 (HCSB) One thing we all have in common is that we have all been hurt by other people. Others have said or done things that have...

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40 Days of Prayer – Day 12

“For those who live according to the flesh think about the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit, about the things of the Spirit.” Romans 8:5 (HCSB) I love to sit on the couch with my television remote control flipping channels. On my remote there...

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40 Days of Prayer – Day 10

Read Galatians 5:22-26 “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance: against such there is no law.” Galatians 5:22-23 (NIV) As followers of Jesus we are to daily yield to the control of the Holy Spirit. Verse 25 encourages us to “live...

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40 Days of Prayer – Day 9

Read 1 Samuel 12:20-22 “Samuel replied, “Don’t be afraid. Even though you have committed all this evil, don’t turn away from following the LORD. Instead, worship the LORD with all your heart. Don’t turn away to follow worthless things that can’t profit or deliver you; they are worthless. The LORD...

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40 Days of Prayer – Day 8

Read Matthew 7:7-12 “Keep asking, and it will be given to you. Keep searching, and you will find. Keep knocking, and the door will be opened to you.” Matthew 7:7 (HCSB) The Bible is clear that God answers the fervent prayers of His people according to His will, and we...

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