Posts Tagged“prayer”

The world as we know has run amok. The images of the impact of hunger, war, diseases, unemployment on the lives of people is disheartening. I know people who are unemployed, lost a loved one in Iraq, or just plain depressed with the kind of news that ripples around us. Evil, it seems is constantly looming in the dark corner—waiting to spring on people. I too, despite my sickening optimism, find myself distraught about the world’s state of affairs. But it is one thing to be distraught; it is another to be instrumental in dissipating the vortex of agony people feel…

You know that feeling when you’re so hungry that it seems as though a civil war has broken out in your stomach? You’re so hungry that every second without a morsel of food feels like your spirit is being summoned to the afterlife. Yea, that kind of hunger, the wild one that leaves you suddenly clueless of every table manner when the food beholds your presence. That hunger which leaves you no strength to run divine interference or invoke blessings on the very thing that’s supposed to eventually meander its way into your bloodstream. I grew up in a household…

Have you been praying about the same thing over and over and yet no sign of change? Have you stopped praying because you feel it’s ineffective and you haven’t determined the appropriate strategy? Before you throw prayer out of the window, I just want you to know that there is hope yet.

If you are confused about anything at all. Perhaps in your career, relationship, weight loss/gain regimen, school etc. Say this prayer: Father, I need your help in knowing the right thing to do regarding <insert situation>. I am asking you because i know i can get wisdom from you to navigate <insert situation>. So this very moment I pray that you show me the way. I pray that you open my eyes to see solutions. I pray that you open my heart to accept what you have to say to me. I pray that you allow me to see opportunities…