The REAL Question

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“Hear my prayer, Lord; let my cry for help come to you. Do not hide your face from me when I am in distress. Turn your ear to me; when I call, answer me quickly.”
Psalm 102: 1-2 (NIV)
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We pray and pray and pray. Yet sometimes it feels as though God has forgotten us or maybe He’s so busy answering the prayers of others we are way at the bottom of His to do list. But after watching this video I realise that God does answer our prayers and the real question is not “When will you answer my prayer Lord?” but “Whose prayers do you want me to answer Lord?” Something to think about – on Valentine’s Day. Thanks for visiting 🙂

“It is only when we have nothing that we truly begin to realise that God is everything.” ~ Jon Jorgenson

 

Are you a hero or a coward?

Barcelona | Photo by Gale E
Barcelona | Photo by Gale E

 

This was the question after reading a great blog post by Walter Bright. Using the bible story of Esther, which he described as ‘reluctance meeting courage’ he encourages us to look at life from the same perspective i.e. are we reluctant to be courageous? Would we rather be cowards instead of heroes? Continue reading Are you a hero or a coward?