Prayer Guide

Prayer and the Persistent Knock

Prayer and the Persistent Knock

“To pray is to let Jesus glorify his name in the midst of our needs.”—O. Hallesby Dear church family,Two weeks ago in Adult Sunday School, we read through a poem on prayer by George Herbert. Last week we discussed prayer and those present received a copy of Don S. Whitney’s Praying the Bible. Wow! What a class! English metaphysical poetry, free…

Pray for the Afghani Church

“Remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them, and those who are mistreated, since you also are in the body.” (Heb 13:3) Dear Church Family, Maybe you have seen in the news lately that there is a crisis going on in Afganistan right now. After the U.S. forces were removed, Taliban forces have quickly retaken the…

A Leaf from our Church’s Prayer Guide—November 25, 2020

Psalm 7:1-9 (17 verses total)O Lord my God, in you do I take refuge;    save me from all my pursuers and deliver me,2 lest like a lion they tear my soul apart,    rending it in pieces, with none to deliver.3 O Lord my God, if I have done this,    if there is wrong in my hands,4 if I have repaid my friend with evil    or plundered my enemy without cause,5 let the enemy pursue my soul and overtake it,    and let…

A Leaf from our Church’s Prayer Guide—November 19, 2020

Psalm 6  O Lord, rebuke me not in your anger,    nor discipline me in your wrath.2 Be gracious to me, O Lord, for I am languishing;    heal me, O Lord, for my bones are troubled.3 My soul also is greatly troubled.    But you, O Lord—how long?4 Turn, O Lord, deliver my life;    save me for the sake of your steadfast love.5 For in death there is no remembrance of you;    in Sheol who will give you praise?6 I am weary with…

A Leaf from our Church’s Prayer Guide—September 17

A Leaf from our Church’s Prayer Guide—September 17 Psalm 6 O Lord, rebuke me not in your anger,    nor discipline me in your wrath.2 Be gracious to me, O Lord, for I am languishing;    heal me, O Lord, for my bones are troubled.3 My soul also is greatly troubled.    But you, O Lord—how long?4 Turn, O Lord, deliver my life;    save me for the sake of your steadfast love.5 For in death there is no remembrance of you;    in Sheol who…

A Leaf from our Church’s Prayer Guide—September 3, 2020

 Psalm 5 Give ear to my words, O Lord;    consider my groaning.2 Give attention to the sound of my cry,    my King and my God,    for to you do I pray.3 O Lord, in the morning you hear my voice;    in the morning I prepare a sacrifice for you and watch.4 For you are not a God who delights in wickedness;    evil may not dwell with you.5 The boastful shall not stand before your eyes;    you hate all evildoers.6 You destroy those who…