Standing in the Gap (Part 8)

Praying Through the Bible #100 TEXT: Daniel 9:11-17 Jennifer Kennedy Dean, the founder of the Praying Life Foundation, wrote the following in her book titled Live a Praying Life: "To pray with power, the pray-er must agree with God. A pray-er must be in agreement with the intercession of Jesus, who is always in agreement … Continue reading Standing in the Gap (Part 8)

Standing in the Gap (Part 7)

Part 1:  Part 2:  Praying Through the Bible #99 TEXT: Daniel 9:11-16 We come once again to this passage in Daniel at a time when nations around the world have been met with disaster after disaster. Former U.S. Secretary of State, Madeleine Albright, put it succinctly when she said, "the world is a mess." For … Continue reading Standing in the Gap (Part 7)

How to Remain Positive Through the Pain or “The Positivity of Pain” (Part 1)

Praying Through the Bible #78 TEXT: Isaiah 26:12-18 Most of us cringe internally when we hear the word "pain." We don't like pain, and we want to avoid pain at all costs. I have shared with others more than once that when I go to the hospital, no matter what my ailment might be, the … Continue reading How to Remain Positive Through the Pain or “The Positivity of Pain” (Part 1)