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.

God’s Grace after Sin

After a Christian sins there is always remorse and hopefully repentance. But if you don’t remember what Christ has done for you and what grace He has offered you, there may be undue shame and depression. Read these words by … Continue reading

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The Guilty Will Not Go Unpunished

  Recently I listened to a speech by Dan Bongino. He was talking about his book Spygate. Near the end of his speech he mentioned that he didn’t think the key players of this scandal (that has been going on … Continue reading

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The Presidents Share a Time of Unity at the Bush Funeral

Funerals are a time to unite. No matter what feuds we have had with each other, we seem to always mend our ways and come together at funerals. May the funeral of George H. W. Bush bring unity and lasting … Continue reading

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Prayers to God for the United States and its Leaders–6 Requests

Originally posted on Prayer for Trump and Country:
? We are urged by God, through the Apostle Paul, to pray for everyone, especially for all those in authority over us (1 Tim. 2:1-2).  Here are six points of prayer for…

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Pretending to Pray with Earnestness

   When I was young, I vividly remember sitting in church during prayer time, looking around, seeing how people were praying. I remember especially my mother, how she seemed to be very sincere, and even at times crying. I think … Continue reading

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My Trip to Corpus Christi, Texas from Minnesota

Originally posted on Seeing God in Nature:
? I desperately needed to see my daughter and grand-kids. So me and my son headed out. Off we went from Minnesota. We headed south with the sunset in the west. We drove…

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How Abiding In the Word Brings Desire in Prayer – 5 Steps

  If you are having some difficulty knowing how to abide in the Word, or knowing how abiding works to bring about desire, here are five steps to follow that I think will be helpful.  Contemplate.  Before I pray I … Continue reading

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