I Believe In the Power of Prayer

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    My Christian friends

    and those in my circle. Make sure you say a prayer for South Carolina. They're getting hit pretty bad. :(
    DeIuxedEdition DeIuxedEdition
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 5, 2015

    thank you Lord for all the blessings

    that you have given me. Even though I am not perfect and sometimes i go astray you never lose your love for me and welcome me back with open arms. I love you so much
    kianalove3 kianalove3
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 29, 2015

    Adaptation Of Multiple Prayers

    Lord You're the source of my fulfillment and the answer to my longings You're the only one with power over my soul. I put my expectations in You and not in other things or people. It is with Your power I can transcend my limitations and stand strong in the face of all that...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Nov 30, 2012

    Deadly earthquake in Japan,

    Ecuador, Tonga, India, Pakistan, Nepal, China and Taiwan recently. http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2016/04/16/national/more-powerful-magnitude-7-3-quake-rocks-kumamoto-kills-dozens-more/#.VxS0-Pl95gK http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/australasia/tonga-earthquake-today...
    PrincessGabrielle PrincessGabrielle
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 18

    The post I read - Once a man was asked,

    ?What did you gain by regularly praying to God?? The man replied, ?Nothing?but let me tell you what I lost: Anger, ego, greed, depression, insecurity, and fear of death.? Sometimes, the answer to our prayers is not gaining but losing; which ultimately is the gain. Has been a...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 6

    Stumped on what I would need

    or want in my day today. But the words that You know me and have great plans for me, has me lifting up my hands saying, yesterday is gone, and tomorrow is not here yet. While I do not know how my day will be, I blindly say lead the way. May You reveal Yourself to me today, so...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 15

    While it is giving one courage

    when you encourage someone. By encouraging it gives me the opportunity to leave seeds of courage in myself, that You Father will help sprout at just the right appointed time. While there is a time for everything, the time to encourage those that You have not encouraged, or given...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    1 Response Mar 29

    The pulls, pushes, and prodding of this world

    make it so that there is no choice but to search for You, so that I can make it through my day. The fact that I am reminded of who I was, the fact of who I am today, is not hard for others to deal with, it is myself. Father it has said that You are the one that wills in me to do...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 18

    Immediately after posting my story regarding

    losing EP friends to death, I received an email from a long time friend, 1964jay. He informed me he has colon cancer and it has spread. . He told me he has to make a decision on whether to fight this or let it run its course. To fight it, he has to have his gallbladder...
    akindheart akindheart
    61-65, F
    24 Responses Feb 23, 2015

    My friend Sylena is going through a tough time

    and since nothing can be done through my physical self, I'm hoping somehow we can get help Spiritually. Mind praying for her?
    akaShaun akaShaun
    18-21, M
    Aug 2, 2015

    i made up this prayer like 10 years ago

    and i say it everynite before i fall asleep... dear God... please watch over my family and friends and the family of my friends, my coworkers and brothers & sisters in Christ...those i touch and those who touch me...those i cant be with and those i want to be with...dear God...
    sugarbiscuts sugarbiscuts
    31-35, F
    Mar 24

    I am asking for prayer

    for a dear EP friend of mine. She is battling Stage 4 Breast Cancer that has spread to her lungs and sinuses. She is a beautiful soul inside and out. She beat Breast Cancer once before, I told her she can do it again. She has a young son at home, so she's fighting. I'm asking...
    BeyondGreenEyes BeyondGreenEyes
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Feb 23, 2015

    I believe prayer works

    and I know some of you don't.. Those who do could you pray for my little cousin Molly.. I don't usually request things from people I don't know, but she really needs it..When she was born she was diagnosed with cerebral palsy, we didn't think she would make it cause it was so...
    Rachael95 Rachael95
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Aug 8, 2014

    My world, my ways and all my views are based on

    past, present and can either be exciting or fearful, when looking ahead by looking at what I believe You can do for me. Father by past experiences the times I have called to You, prayed and wanted things to be worked out, were nothing like I would have imagined. There were times...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 11

    I have a question. I grew up in Christian

    church all my life. As a teenager I stopped going. I'm now 25 and I have a child. I've been in a rough path for the past few months & I've recently turned to God. Something told me to go to church today & I did. While I was there, I don't know what happened but something in me...
    pinkstriipes89 pinkstriipes89
    26-30, F
    15 Responses Mar 16, 2014

    I pray to you my God to never allow bitterness

    inside me when I cry. No matter how dark the moment can be, always let my light shine. Please open my mind and heart so I can see the truth. Help me to be strong and know patience. Show me the way, I'll be right behind you.
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Jul 19, 2015

    happy easter frends!.

    ..im jus gona go ahead n nip ep in th bud rite now insted of draggn it out...thats jus my nature...greatful to hav met som cool people from all over...i wont delete my account so u guys can keep reading my old stuff;)...send ur email to my inbox if u wana keep in touch...love u...
    sugarbiscuts sugarbiscuts
    31-35, F
    Mar 27

    Wow, how it just creeps up,

    worry anxiety, panic, and a race of thoughts streaming from the left and from the right. And as I am moving one foot in front of the other my heart is pumping a mile a minute, as if I had two pots of coffee. Just as I think I'll take a deep breath, I read of a celebrity at the...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 21

    It is said, "Whatever I have learned

    or received or heard from You, or seen in You, put into practice, for the God of peace will be with me." Well Father, I've seen, witnessed and experienced many unexpected smiles. Father, I will have to continually lean on those words of "do not lean onto my thoughts or ways...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 8

    I encourage prayer. Multiple times a day.

    Pray. Cry out to God because hes listening and wants to make you whole. Become one with God and be content in him. Surround yourself with people who encourage you to do just that.
    Allhailkingyeshua Allhailkingyeshua
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 8, 2015

    Please pray for me. I'm doing my officer speech

    tomorrow for FFA and I'm extremely nervous!!!
    kendall1718 kendall1718
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Apr 6, 2014

    My dad got diagnosed with Hep C

    and liver disease when I was 13 yrs old (im 23 now) the doctors told us he would die within that year. Now that was almost 10years ago thank you Jesus. Me and my family have been threw alot with the struggles that come with this disease. Always pray and believe in GOD for a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    11 Responses Jul 17, 2014

    Thank You for what You are doing in me,

    through me, and around me. Thank You for supplying my needs, and not supplying the wants of the moment. Father You have blessed me by taking things from me, and though at the time I may not know the why's, I have to say, I am still standing today. Father may it has been...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Mar 24
    smilebigalways smilebigalways
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Aug 21, 2014

    My Heart's Cry

    Dear Lord, my King, my Savior, my Guide, You are truly amazing in all You do. You have gone before me, You are there with me and You are there after me.  It is to you I give my heart, my soul, my thoughts, my being.  It is to you I submit my internal feelings, secrets, and...
    ANewCreation4Him ANewCreation4Him
    36-40, F
    9 Responses Oct 30, 2012

    If you like my posts here,

    I have a group on Facebook, that has them all posted and then some: https://www.facebook.com/groups/YourNotAlone.YNA/
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Mar 29

    PRAYER FOR PEACE, COMFORT & STRENGTH   Lord,

    Lead me into the valley of your protection.  May I feel safe and secure sheltered there. Lead me to drink from streams of life.  May I find hope and healing in the waters. Lead me to fields of green meadows. May I rest in quiet places on the softness of your grass. Lead me...
    sugarbiscuts sugarbiscuts
    31-35, F
    Sep 3, 2015

    What a way to be woken,

    to read someone commenting on my typo. At first, I corrected myself, started over thinking how stupid I was, how I should make it right so I don't have to be criticized. I Thank You that the microphone of my conscience was turned up. I heard You above the negative thoughts, the...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 14

    My man, Climber1 has Heart problems.

    Doctor did not like the sounds of his heart at all. Tests are needed asap. Please... for those who pray... Pray all will be well!
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    8 Responses Aug 26, 2015

    To view any future prayer,

    or view past prayers, I'll be posting on the public group in FB. Your Not Alone ! (purposely written as Your) https://www.facebook.com/groups/YourNotAlone.YNA/
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 21

    I am filled to the brim with yesterday,

    and tomorrow memories and ideas of what will be's. Empty me, Father. I need a clean start as I walk forward. I am piling up all thoughts, ideas, fears and worries and bundling them up and passing them to You. Take it All. May the reminder that as the birds do not have to sow...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 19

    My parents brought myself

    and my siblings up to be praying people and for that reason, I've always made it a habit to pray every day of my life. I can't say that my prayers have taken away problems that I've faced in my life but I really do feel like I am able to get through the hard times in my life a...
    MeJustBeing MeJustBeing
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Aug 17, 2014

    Prayer for today.... Sitting here pondering on

    the thought of how you Father allow good times in our lives just as You allow the bad times. When the good times come it is so easy to Thank You and have a feeling and awareness that You somehow someway allowed it to happen. But the kicker is how quick we have been to claim Your...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 3

    Please pray for a friend of mine.

    We weren't best friends or anything. This boy got picked on in school. Because he was really small in stature and a little awkward. But he is so sweet and has a big heart. Lots of people picked on him, especially when he decided to enlist in the army. Probably a majority of...
    DeIuxedEdition DeIuxedEdition
    18-21, F
    Oct 7, 2015

    Just a note: if you have a prayer request,

    or questions/need spiritual guidance please message me. Reach out... 🙏🏽🌻💛 Note: Please don't message if you are going to be hateful or hurtful. Thank you
    SagSunshine2014 SagSunshine2014
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Aug 9, 2015

    My brother in law shared this

    and I just had to share it too: Me: God, can I ask You a question? God: Sure Me: Promise You won't get mad ... ... ... God: I promise Me: Why did You let so much stuff happen to me today? God: What do u mean? Me: Well, I woke up late God: Yes Me: My car took forever to...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    1 Response Mar 21
    Ineedanangel Ineedanangel
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Sep 23, 2015

    CALLING ALL PRAYER WARRIORS!

    !!!! I need prayer due to a fever and not being able to keep much down that is bland. I thought I was on the mend yesterday. Last night I made the mistake of having a small amount of chix noodle soup. I woke up at 12:43 and I have been in and out of the bathroom ever since (not...
    RhodeIslandLady RhodeIslandLady
    61-65, F
    17 Responses May 28, 2014

    How eager I am to just have the transformation

    from the worldly ways to Your ways be applied. But yet I am again reminded the change that is being done is being done in a way so I will not go through a spiritual shock. As I look back, I am not who I used to be. But where I see myself now, is not who You say I shall stay. I...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Mar 21

    I am really struggling right now

    and could use a prayer. Who else needs one? ❤️
    sismit sismit
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 6

    Please pray for me. I need God to send his

    angels as well as his Holy Spirit to protect me and my family today. I have to face a huge group of school officials as I fight for my son's education. I'm terrified. I have social phobia, so it is taking all the strength I have. Please ask God to send all the angels he can to...
    SocialHermit SocialHermit
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Sep 8, 2015

    Hey everyone this is Mo this is my girlfriend

    Emerson's account if you talk to her on her please keep her in your prayers even if you don't talk to her and can see this please pray for her we were running this afternoon around my neighborhood and she collapsed and stopped breathing luckily my Mom was with us and was able to...
    EmersonGrace EmersonGrace
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Aug 19, 2015

    Since EP is ending, I wanted to leave you with

    a place you can see all the prayers written, along with the ones to come; Feel free to view or join, https://www.facebook.com/groups/YourNotAlone.YNA/
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 13

    You , The All Mighty GOD !

    You say "Be" and Let it Be"( Qoon FayaQoon..Book Yasin) ! I am calling you.. Plz. Before I hit that High on April 22nd.. Plz. Hit Four Season Owner of reston, VA.. and his Holz Uma Mary khan at people Soft. the Software Hacker David Mashugur, East Springfield, his wife Shawan Ur...
    fuckuprincessanyajaki fuckuprincessanyajaki
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 6

    I was thinking about how someone said You allow

    us to go through things so we can learn from it. And while there are times that I am led to go through things multiple times, it is so not for punishment. I am allowed to go through things so that I can learn to not go through that again. You cannot help that I am stubborn and...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 7

    prayer is not a "spare wheel" to pull out

    when youre in trouble; its a "steering wheel" to direct you thru the right path...
    sugarbiscuts sugarbiscuts
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 21

    Pray For All In The Path Of Debby

    praying for all in the path of hurricane debby
    stuwebb2 stuwebb2
    56-60, M
    5 Responses Jun 24, 2012
    intermsofwhat intermsofwhat
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Sep 22, 2014

    God has 3 answers.. 1.

    Yes 2. Not yet 3. I have something better in mind
    germany100 germany100
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 13, 2014

    PRAYER FOR HEALING Lord,

    I come before you today in need of your healing hand. In you all things are possible. Hold my heart within yours, and renew my mind, body, and soul I am lost, but I am singing. You gave us life, and you also give us the gift of infinite joy. Give me the strength to move forward...
    sugarbiscuts sugarbiscuts
    31-35, F
    Sep 7, 2015

    Twisted turn of events.

    As I took care of my family and my situations, I put time aside with You to give to family. Funny thing is my gas ran out. Not giving You time and giving to others depleted my tank. You were working on me, and the enemy knows how to keep things busy and schedules fixed, along...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 5

    Turn your worries into worship

    and watch God turn your battles into blessings.
    ImJustANobody ImJustANobody
    26-30, M
    1 Response Aug 29, 2015

    Pondering on my past

    and how the things I prayed for were things I felt I needed. And when You did not answer my prayer, I would get mad at You. Or, I would feel as if I was not heard, You left me. I am being punished or better yet, the situations got worse, places were taken, things taken or people...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Mar 22

    please pray for god to repair all spiritual

    connections in me and please ask god to repair the damages my pineal gland suffered from and please ask god to revive me spiritually and please ask god to repair all the connections i have to the spiritual world and please ask god to restore my spiritual portals connection and...
    darkangellights darkangellights
    18-21, F
    Apr 15

    I would ask those of my friends

    that believe in the power of prayer to pray for a health concern that I have. A few months ago doctors discovered a lump on my lungs. They believe it is from an auto immune disease. I am seeing the specialist today to hear the final results. Please pray for me to trust God in...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    7 Responses Aug 25, 2014

    Measure my obstacle against

    who You are Father, not against my strength. My strength is minimal to none. Father my yesterday, days ago, weeks and times in the past, just reveal to me, that without You, I would not be who I am today. I would not be where I am today. As I am so far from who I was, yet so far...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 20

    Whine less, wish less

    and just know that You are who You say You are, which is the I Am. Where I am not, You are. Funny how they say if you want things to turn out differently, You must do things differently. I have for the longest time, did things that seemed as if protected me, yet I was the...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 13

    Thank you for answering my prayers.

    I am at peace now. My heart sings because you love me. You gave me a dream, I breathe it, see it, feel it every day. I will make everything beautiful around me, in honor of you. I am so blessed.
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Aug 25, 2015

    It has been known that

    if I don't love myself, how can I love another. You Father love me, because, I am uniquely and wonderfully made. You are love, and because You loved me from before I was placed in the womb and even more now that I have walked the past dark days, and You call me, You persevere...
    meto2015 meto2015
    41-45, F
    Apr 11

    So guys I have a big tests coming up

    and I could really use a lot prayers to help me do my best. So please please please pray for me
    Livinglife95 Livinglife95
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 29
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