Enduring the Whirlwind: A Prayer

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“Then the Lord answered Job out of the whirlwind” (Job 38:1). This one sentence in Scripture prompted a prayer. Would you like to join in praying… Father God, when Job found himself in a whirlwind … Read More

Worship Over Warfare: A Prayer

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hands pray

“In the last days’ battles before Jesus returns, the outcome of our lives will be weighed upon a scale of worship in the midst of warfare.” — Frances Frangipane Father, we long to honor, magnify, … Read More

Yet, We Have Hope: Part 3

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Yet We Have Hope 3

We need to be reminded of the unfolding story of hope. “Wait” is an ugly, four-letter word in our vocabulary. Our fast-paced, cyberspace mentality wants to avoid waiting at any cost. Yet, the original word … Read More

Yet, We Have Hope: Part 2

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Yet We Have Hope 2

This book of Lamentations gushes with emotion. It was birthed out of excruciating pain in troubling days. Their desolate land was stripped of its splendor. They had been robbed of their treasures. Their sins had … Read More