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Trials of Jesus 

For we do not have a High Priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but was in all points tempted as we are, yet without sin. (Hebrews 4:15 NKJV) 

Jesus felt fear and despair. He was repeatedly tested by the…

Prayer and Praise 

I prayed to the Lord, and I praised him. 
If my thoughts had been sinful, he would have refused to hear me. 
But God did listen and answered my prayer. 
(Psalm 66:17-19 CEV) 

Prayer and praise go hand in hand…

Father in Heaven 

"Look at the birds: they do not plant seeds, gather a harvest and put it in barns; yet your Father in heaven takes care of them! Aren’t you worth much more than birds?" (Matthew 6:26 GNT) 

For the next few…

Earnest and Focused Prayer

“And when you pray, do not heap up empty phrases as the Gentiles do, for they think that they will be heard for their many words. Do not be like them, for your Father knows what you need before you…

Joy In These Times

 Let your hope keep you joyful, be patient in your troubles, and pray at all times. 
(Romans 12:12 GNT) 

If you look at the news today, it is almost too much to bear. We have been told to expect things…

Promises Kept 

For the Son of God, Jesus Christ, who was preached among you by me and Silas and Timothy, was not “Yes” and “No,” but in him it has always been “Yes.” For no matter how many promises God has made…

Persistence in Prayer 

Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working.  James 5:16 (ESV) 

It is one thing to pray, but…

Be Anxious for Nothing 

Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. 
Philippians…

Rooted to Bear Fruit 

Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of scoffers; but his delight is in the law of the Lord, and on his…

Quality Time with God 

However, the report went around concerning Him all the more; and great multitudes came together to hear, and to be healed by Him of their infirmities. So He Himself often withdrew into the wilderness and prayed. Luke 5:15-16 (NKJV) 

The…