'Heartfelt Prayers Series' Tagged Posts

Prayer for the Nation

What do you do when you have to have a difficult conversation with someone? I have a pretty consistent process that I follow. It includes seeking advice and wisdom from others and even sometimes rehearsing the conversation with them as I try to find the right words. In addition to all of that, there’s a lot of time spent in prayer about the situation and the conversation. Nehemiah had to have one of these conversations with King Artaxerxes, whom he…

Our Eyes Are On God

Have you ever tried to solve a large problem? Some problems are so large that they seem too big for me. It’s like looking at a tangled ball of yarn. Pulling on one thread tugs another, which might make the knot even worse. So it is with large problems also. The solution is hard to find because every solution seems to cause several more problems. These potential problems get in the way of solving the real problem because we become…