But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.
each morning when my child's feet touch the floor, may they take my child in your footsteps and lead them where you want them to go."
Do not pray for dreams equal to your powers. Pray for powers equal to your dreams.
God, please now my future see, make it clear where I should be. Open windows, close the doors, not my will, my God, but Yours.
May the spirit of the wolf watch over you and keep you safe.
O Lord, help me to be pure, but not yet.
The recognition of power higher than man himself does not in any sense debase him. If in his faith he ascribes beneficence and high purpose to the power which is superior to himself, he envisions a higher destiny and nobler attributes for his kind and is stimulated and encouraged in the struggle of existence. . . . He must seek believing, praying, and hoping that he will find. No such sincere, prayerful effort will go unrequited—that is the very constitution of the philosophy of faith.
We need to find God, and He cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence.
Work like it all depends on you, pray like it all depends on God
A day hemmed with prayer is much less likely to unravel.
Come to me, come to me, O my God;
Come to me everywhere!
The trees mean Thee, and the grassy sod,
and the water and the air!
Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. Philippians 4:6
Everybody needs. . .places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and cheer and give strength.
Evil makes its own laws. Evil will barge in unannounced, while God waits patiently for an invitation to come in. So my question is...
NOW CAN WE PRAY?
For He shall give his angels charge over thee, to keep thee in all thy ways
From heaven by my womb, Goddess gave me a great soul and I made you well
God, if I can't have what I want, let me want what I have--author unknown
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never fires, and a touch that never hurts.
He who sings prays twice. (In Latin: Qui cantat, bis orat)
Humility Prayer. Dear God: Please teach me to be as tolerate and understanding with my fellow man as you have been with me. Signed: Forgiven Sinner
I give you a new commandment: that you should love one another. Just as I have loved you, so you too should love one another.
I have so much to do today that I shall never get through it with less than 3 hours of prayer.
Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?
Life is fragile, handle with prayer
Life is fragile, handle with prayer.
Lord, grant that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
May God hold you in the palm of his hand.
May the rain fall softly upon your fields.
May the road always rise to meet you.
May the sun shine warm upon your face.
May the wind be always at your back.
O God, You know my wayward heart,
So prone to choose an earthly part;
From vain affections set me free,
That I may always look to Thee.
People can scream at rock concerts and shout, jump and yell at football games, but anyone who prays above a whisper is called a fanatic!
Prayer changes things? No! Prayer changes people, and people change things.
Prayer is when you talk to God; meditation is when you listen to God.
Don't give God instructions --
just report for duty!
Safe in the palm of His hand.
Set your minds on the things above, not on earthly things
Thank You Jesus for my family and all that you do for us.
The fruit of Silence is prayer.
The fruit of Prayer is faith.
The fruit of Faith is love.
The fruit of Love is service.
The fruit of Service is peace.
The greatest tragedy of life is not unanswered prayer, but unoffered prayer.
The secret to prayer, is prayer in secret.
The shortest distance between a problem and a solution, is the distance between your knees and the ground.
When I stand before God
at the end of my life,
I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and I could say,
"I used everything
that you gave me."
When you cannot pray as you would, pray as you can.
Where sin is..., grace is there even more.