Author Archives: Stephen Nielsen

About Stephen Nielsen

I'm an author, a self publisher, and a painting contractor. I live in beautiful Minnesota, USA . Welcome to my blog site.

How Desire Helps Us Pray

When we desire and seek God, He brings us into a love relationship with Him—a relationship of a son or daughter to a father.  As our Father He desires to give us all the things we need.  As a son … Continue reading

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Look into God’s Mirror and Obey – James 1:21-25

Originally posted on Seeing God in Nature:
The still, clear waters of a lake or creek is like a mirror and provides us with the following lesson from James 1:21-25. ? Therefore lay aside all filthiness and overflow of wickedness,…

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Desiring God: Following Hard after God

  Our desire for God is the fruit of a renewed heart; it is a dynamic of the Spirit.  I like what Tozer has said: You and I are in little (our sins excepted) what God is in large.  Being … Continue reading

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10 Prayer Requests for America

Originally posted on Prayer for Trump and Country:
? One of the best things we can do concerning all the evil in the country is to pray. Prayer is the most powerful force in the world, and every Christian has…

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We Desire God because God Desires Us

  According to Tozer, “… Before a man can seek God, God must first have sought the man.”  God’s work of enlightenment within us, therefore, is the secret cause of all our desiring and seeking and praying.  Tozer says, “We … Continue reading

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How to Identify A Never Trumper

Originally posted on Prayer for Trump and Country:
? It seems very odd that no matter what President Trump has done for the country, no matter how well the country is doing, and how happy most people are (with more…

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The Biblical Meaning of Desire – Six Categories

  Here is a biblical study of the term desire. I thought it would be beneficial, in my study of prayer, to get a thorough understanding of this term desire, since prayer has so much to do with it. The … Continue reading

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