Tag: Prayer

Should We Pray for Healing? (Part 1)

Should we pray for healing? If so, are there any guidelines given in Scripture to help us pray for it more effectively? Where does faith come in? And what about traditional medical resources? Over the next six weeks, we’ll consider how the Bible guides our answers to these challenging questions, and how we should apply its truth to […]

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How to Pray for Missionaries Who Return Home

It’s my honor to introduce you to Deb Crawford, a fellow blogger with a heart for missions. She and her husband spent several years sharing the Gospel in South Africa. I asked her to share some thoughts about better supporting missionaries. She offers a unique perspective here, as she knows firsthand the challenges of returning from the field.  […]

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Too Busy to Pray?

How have you been lately? Wait, let me guess… busy, right? Seems like we’re all running crazy, trying to cram far more in a day than can reasonably fit within 24 hours. Between family schedules, work requirements, church commitments, medical appointments, and connecting with friends, our spare time is at a minimum. When that happens, […]

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7 Practical Tips for Intercession

Time is valuable. And sharing your time is one of the more valuable gifts you can give. But even more valuable is sharing your time in prayer for that person. To spend time earnestly interceding for someone (whether they know it or not) is one of the greatest ways to demonstrate love for another: to “spend and […]

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5 Ways to Pray for Election Day

Tuesday is election day. Are you planning to vote? I’m not going to get into the politics of it all, but I will say this about voting: We will never have a perfect leader here on earth until Christ establishes His millennial kingdom. Remember the stories of Israel’s kings? Even the best of them (David, Solomon) […]

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7 Ways to Make a Prayer List

You want to pray. You want to spend time interceding for your loved ones. You want to carry their requests before God’s throne, and plead for His divine power and mercy. You want to pray, but you aren’t sure how to get started. You don’t know how to keep track of all the requests that keep […]

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Don’t Waste Your Prayer List

Over the past few years, I’ve struggled to find a prayer list method that works for me. I’ve tried quite a few variations, from journals to index cards to phone apps. Some were great, some were not-so-great, and some just weren’t right for me at that point in time. Thankfully, I finally stumbled across a […]

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