Whenever you pray it is important to first have a special place picked out where you believe God will speak to you and where you will experience His presence. Here are four good reasons why praying in a particular, … Continue reading
Posted in Part 5, Practice of Prayer, Prayer A to Z Excerpts, Zenith of Prayer
Tagged commune with God, God's presence, prayer, prayer places, Psalm 27:4, quiet places, quiet times, Secret place of prayer
Joshua 1:9 Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the Lord thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.
Exodus 33:14 And he said, My presence shall go with thee, and I will give thee rest.
Yes, the nearness of God is our good. And we experience His nearness in all of creation. When I behold all that He has made and know that He is present in all of it, and that He is … Continue reading
Posted in Bible Studies, Prayerful Thoughts and Intentions, Quiet Time Highlights
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1. Pray that people will be drawn to the Lord for help. James 4:8: Draw near to God and He will draw near to you. 2. Pray for God’s mercy and comfort for all who will call upon Him. Psalm 91:15: … Continue reading
As you prepare for your time of solitude, don’t think of it as confinement, or as a punishment, or suffering. You can look forward to this time. It is a time that God has provided for you to be intimate … Continue reading
Posted in Part 1-3, How to Have a Quiet Time, Prayer A to Z Excerpts, Quietness in Prayer
Tagged Arthur T. Pierson, Christian character, David Runcorn, Elijah, God's presence, Jesus Christ, prayer, solitude
1. It provides rest for the body and soul. Everyone needs a break from time to time. Even Jesus needed a break. But His breaks were somewhat different than what most people would consider as a break. When many … Continue reading