Pray with thanksgiving.
Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus (Philippians 4:6-7).
Pray with assurance of faith.
Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you do not know (Jeremiah 33:3).
Pray with submission to God.
And he was withdrawn from them about a stone’s throw, and He knelt down and prayed, saying “Father, if it is Your will, remove this cup from Me, nevertheless, not My will, but Yours, be done (Luke 22:41-42).”
Praise God for his mighty deeds;
Praise him according to his excellent greatness (from Psalm 150:2).
Let the high praises of God be in our throats (from Psalm 149:6).
with father beside her
named her Jaema Kaye.
Now we praise.
sharing God’s joy.
Who is loved by God.
A handful of us
who knew prayed.
Now we mourn.
sharing God’s sorrow.
Who are loved by God.
In all circumstances take up the shield of faith . . . praying at all times (Ephesians 6:16-18).
Pray with faith. “The strongest and greatest character is grown through hardship.”*
*L.B. Cowman, Streams in the Desert, p.105