Prayer

The Prayer God always answers and why you should learn it.

We know how it is, you could say a prayer for a millions years and yet seemingly get no answer. Remember by the way, that “No” is an answer. Also, …

Faith

I might be just like the scientists who studied prayer, and concluded it doesn’t work

If I were a mouthy disciple listening to Jesus teach the Our Father for the first time, I might have snorted ...<p>It’s come to my attention that there …

Religion

Elected officials wanted to teach administrators a lesson for defying God.

Northeast State Community College in Tennessee was in “dire need” of a cop car in order to help patrol the campus and keep everyone safe. And …

Fast from Food, Not Facebook

Fasting is, by far, the least-appreciated and least-practiced spiritual discipline. There is a curious apathy about a discipline Jesus assumed his …

Faith

Books I Recommend: Prayer

Few things expose our inadequacy more than our anemic prayer lives and for that reason the Christian market is constantly inundated with books on …

Faith

Blog

• Home<br>• Blog<br>• Does Prayer Work?<p>Does Prayer Work?Adam Heather - 13 Jun 2017<p>The answer is easy: yes - of course. But this is also the difficult answer too.<p>If …

Faith

​Premiere: Prayer's ‘Seeing’ is a haze of sci-fi jungle

A world of hazy breaks

Blade Runner

When Prayer Alone Does Not Suffice

Even as Americans keep the latest victims of a mass shooting in their thoughts, they have an obligation to figure out how to prevent any recurrence.<p>The attack on members of Congress at baseball practice in Alexandria this morning is, by one count, the 195th mass shooting of the year. Thankfully, …

London Bridge

Reading the news and taking action

A Christian Science perspective: Praying about the news of the day begins with an understanding of God as Love.<p>June 12, 2017 —Sitting in my hotel …

Faith

Difficulties we encounter in prayer

Regular prayer has always been regarded as an essential part of Christian life. In the psalms the believer is compared to a tree planted by a stream …

Pope Francis

When Prayer is Difficult

I appeal to you, brothers, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to strive together with me in your prayers to God on my behalf. …

Religion

A Prayer for the Financially Challenged

How do we have faith that God will provide for us when we’re struggling to keep our lights on, gas in our car, and our growing children in clothes …

Religion

10 Prayer Points for Writers - Charlene Bullard

6 min read<p>For me, writing is more than a hobby. It is a passion that I have loved since I was a child. When I am writing, words flow beautifully from …

Writing

Kenya's prayer train: A commute of prayers and songs

<b>The daily journey to work can be a stressful, exhausting or plain boring experience. It may not be to everyone's tastes but one husband-and-wife team of preachers in Kenya believes the time is best used for spiritual upliftment and has transformed a Nairobi commuter train into a prayer session.</b><p><b>All</b> …

Faith

Urgent Prayer, DHS Chief: If You Knew What I Knew About Terror, You’d ‘Never Leave The House’

DHS chief: If you knew what I knew about terror, you’d ‘never leave the house’

Evangelical Christianity

Muslim man and Jewish woman's prayer captivates

Footage captures the moment a Muslim man and Jewish woman prayed together in the wake of the Manchester attack.

TBS

Prayer's 'Alone' Offer Dark, Solitary Beauty

New EP 'Seeing' incoming...<b>Prayer</b> has launched new 'Seeing' EP with superb lead cut 'Alone'.The rising producer is associated with Grade 10, but for …

Religion

No, Prayer Isn’t Just Another Form of Slacktivism

Shares 0<p>You’ve seen it in the news: Here comes another famine. More people are at risk of starvation than ever before in modern history: 20 million …

Faith

Israeli hotels ‘preventing non-Orthodox guests from prayer’ – TV probe

Most Israeli hotels prevent non-Orthodox Jewish visitors from conducting mixed gender prayer services out of fear that the Orthodox Rabbinate will …

Religion

Men, Lead Out in Prayer

<i>"I desire then that in every place the men should pray, lifting holy hands without anger or quarreling;” (1 Ti 2:8)</i><p>According to Paul, men are to put …

Despite what my church told me, I know that you can’t pray away depression

Growing up in a Caribbean Christian household my cousins and I were told prayer was the answer to everything, but it wasn’t the answer to my family’s …

Mental Health

Why You Should Implement A Regiment In Your Recovery

Can a regiment make or break your recovery?<p>It doesn’t really matter what your recovering from, whether it be drugs and alcohol or sex and over …

Self-improvement

When did Christians start praying the Hail Mary?

Though the text is straight from Scripture, the prayer itself doesn't go back as long as you might think.<p>In the Gospel of Luke, we find the two …

German airport offers prayer booth in 65 languages

BERLIN (AP) — Feeling nervous before your flight? Travelers at one German airport can now receive spiritual solace by entering a booth and listening to a prayer of their choice before boarding the plane.<p>The prayer booth at Stuttgart Airport's Terminal 3 features 300 prayers from various religions …

Religion

Taking the Power of Prayer Seriously

Can women lead the way?<p>Thursday was the annual National Day of Prayer, which got me wondering what the world would look like if we actually did pray, …

Faith

When Jesus Sets You Free

April 30, 2017<p>JOHN K. MC VAY<p>Peter is sleeping soundly, so he doesn’t see the angel of the Lord appear, or experience the eerie, glorious light that …

Christianity

The North Korean Revival of 1907

Today as tensions between North Korea reach heights not seen since the 1950s, it is easy to forget that northern Korea used to be one of the Asian …

Why Pray if God Has Already Decided Everything?

Why should we pray if God has fixed the future? If God has predetermined every event, how do we reconcile that fact with the power of prayer to …

Faith

Prayer really is a solution to all our problems — physical or spiritual

Recently, I was in a conversation about faith and prayers with one of my friends. We both have been through some trying times where our prayers and …

Faith

Pray to call reinforcements

Ester tells the story of the seven-year old who prayed: “Lord, please be with those people who are less privileged than us and also those who are …

Faith