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intimacy with God

Prayer: More Than a Way to Get Stuff From God

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We hold many misconceptions about prayer that skew our understanding of what God is doing. Misconceptions about prayer limit us. These misunderstandings are perhaps not articulated, but they are obvious in our approach to prayer and our expectations about prayer. The truth about prayer will free us to pray with the boldness God intends. A […]

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God Shaped Prayer

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Sometimes we pray as if prayer is the means of cajoling God into releasing His carefully hoarded riches. What makes prayer work the way God says it will work? How can we experience the power in prayer that Scripture promises? “Prayer is not overcoming God’s reluctance, but laying hold of God’s willingness.”(Martin Luther) God offers […]

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Revive Your Prayer Life (Part 2)

10 Ways to Revive Your Prayer Life

Let’s continue to identify causes of prayer fatigue and look at truths about prayer that will reset your heart, making prayer the exciting exchange of love between you and the Father that He desires it to be. Being stuck in a prayer rut. Vary your forms of praying. Sing your prayers sometimes. Walk through your […]

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Enoch Walked With God

Enoch Walked With God

“Enoch walked faithfully with God… .” (Genesis 5:24) My late husband was very tall. His stride was much longer than mine. When we walked together, I could not match his stride. He would sometimes forget and be far ahead of me, talking to me as if I were right beside him. He had to be […]

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