We get so wrapped up in the holiday stuff we forget why we’re celebrating. Instead of growing closer to Jesus, we can find ourselves farther away. How can we renew our hearts this time of year? Here are 7 prayers:
Christmas is the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ and the eternal life we can find in Him. In prayer, give thanks to God for so loving the world that He gave His only Son this Christmas! May these Christmas prayers help you express gratitude for Jesus and rejoice in the blessing of His salvation.
As we approach the holiday season, we are faced with yet another opportunity to pause in the midst of all the excitement, decorations, and commercialization, to consider again the origin
You’ve probably heard the term “laying on of hands” before in various Christian circles. It’s a common phrase, but perhaps not as commonly understood. Some denominations practice it regularly, such as Pentecostalism, while others shy away from it completely. Still others warn against the concept, calling it pagan or dangerous. But according to Scripture, the laying on of hands isn’t as eerie or mystical as it might sound.
We do not overcome the effects of ‘the news’ by denying or ignoring the evil in our world that causes such intense emotions, but rather by applying scriptural truth to circumstances and responding biblically.
What does the Bible say about fear and anxiety; and what might we pray to the Lord based on those Scriptures that can help us exchange toxic emotions for God’s wondrous peace?