If God is for me . . . who can be against me?

Our Father who art in heaven . . .

Our father who art in heaven

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By Glenn H. Jackson



______...."This book of the law [the Word of God] shall not depart from [always be in] your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful [take heed] to do according to all that is written in it; for THEN you will make your way prosperous, and THEN you will have success".... Joshua 1:8 NASB






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*____Prayer should be as natural as breathing and as enjoyable as eating.


____Prayer should be as unconscious as our communication with each other.


____It should not be the child of need, but should be based on a spiritual fellowship with the Father and with the Master so that our needs are His needs; for we are not our own, we are a part of Him.


____Our body is not our own.


____The property we control is not our own.


____Our abilities are not our own.


____They are all His.


____So we are laboring together with Him, and what we have considered personal needs are really His needs.


____The work that we are doing is His work, so that prayer is not what we have thought it was; but it is a fellowship, a sharing; it is community interest.


____We are one in this, just as the vine and the branch are one. The branch cannot bear fruit alone, and the vine cannot bear fruit without the branch.


____So prayer is simply talking it over with Him, getting His views, His will, His plans, and our carrying out those plans with His grace, ability and wisdom.


____Habits are children of our choice.


____We are what we make ourselves.


____This prayer habit will be born of your own will.


____This habit is hard to form for most people. It should never be a duty, for just as we do not enjoy those who visit us because it is their duty, so it is with the Father.


____We want those who love us to come because they cannot help it.


____Prayer is a visit with our Father.


____We should think of it as a rare opportunity.






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17.03 | 00:11

Praise God! He is so good to all of us!

16.03 | 15:20

I needed to hear this today. Its been sooo very difficult for a long time honestly asked God if I was the toxic one and just didn't realize it so I could repent

11.01 | 20:32

this is so beautiful and such a testimony to the Lord's healing power and sanctification through our suffering. Much of my walk with Christ is similar to yours.

12.12 | 00:13

Shavua Tov

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