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  • Please pray for us

    08/22/2014 7:36:38 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 75 replies
    August 22, 2014 | 2ndDivisionVet
    My wife just found out today that her store will close in about two months and she may be laid off. That will leave only my small V.A. pension and that won't cut it. Plus she won't have health insurance. We need your prayers. Thanks.
  • Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [August 22, 2014]

    08/22/2014 6:24:17 PM PDT · by Vision · 2 replies
    “I Indeed . . . But He” " I indeed baptize you with water . . . but He . . . will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire —Matthew 3:11 " Have I ever come to the point in my life where I can say, “I indeed . . . but He . . .”? Until that moment comes, I will never know what the baptism of the Holy Spirit means. I indeed am at the end, and I cannot do anything more— but He begins right there— He does the things that no one else...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(8/22/14)[Prayer]

    08/22/2014 4:47:03 AM PDT · by left that other site · 15 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/22/14 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Animals In The Bible Mourning Dove New International Version (NIV) 10I said, In the prime of my lifemust I go through the gates of deathand be robbed of the rest of my years?11I said, I will not again see the Lord himselfin the land of the living;no longer will I look on my fellow man,or be with those who now dwell in this world.12Like a shepherds tent my househas been pulled down and taken from me.Like a weaver I have rolled up my life,and he has cut me off from the loom;day and...
  • Pray For Our American Heroes and Our Nation (8/22/2014) [Prayer]

    08/21/2014 9:15:39 PM PDT · by NEWwoman · 28 replies
    22 August 2014 | NEWwoman
    Pray For Our American Heroes and Our Nation For I am the LORD your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you. Isaiah 41:13 (NIV) ----
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 08-22-14, M, Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary

    08/21/2014 8:09:08 PM PDT · by Salvation · 36 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 08-22-14 | Revised New American Bble
    August 22, 2014Memorial of the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary    Reading 1 Ez 37:1-14 The hand of the LORD came upon me,and led me out in the Spirit of the LORDand set me in the center of the plain,which was now filled with bones.He made me walk among the bones in every directionso that I saw how many they were on the surface of the plain.How dry they were!He asked me:Son of man, can these bones come to life?I answered, “Lord GOD, you alone know that.”Then he said to me:Prophesy over these bones, and say to them:Dry...
  • Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [August 21, 2014]

    08/21/2014 5:42:14 PM PDT · by Vision · 4 replies
    The Ministry of the Unnoticed " Blessed are the poor in spirit . . . —Matthew 5:3 " The New Testament notices things that do not seem worthy of notice by our standards. “Blessed are the poor in spirit . . . .” This literally means, “Blessed are the paupers.” Paupers are remarkably commonplace! The preaching of today tends to point out a person’s strength of will or the beauty of his character— things that are easily noticed. The statement we so often hear, “Make a decision for Jesus Christ,” places the emphasis on something our Lord never trusted....
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(8/21/14)[Prayer]

    08/21/2014 4:42:33 AM PDT · by left that other site · 17 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/21/14 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Animals In The Bible Moth New International Version (NIV) It is the Sovereign Lord who helps me.Who will condemn me?They will all wear out like a garment;the moths will eat them up.(Isaiah 50:9) For the moth will eat them up like a garment; the worm will devour them like wool. But my righteousness will last forever, my salvation through all generations.(Isaiah51:8) Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal(Matthew6:19)
  • Pray For Our American Heroes and Our Nation(8/21/14)[Prayer]

    08/21/2014 4:32:58 AM PDT · by left that other site · 29 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/21/14 | left that other site
    Pray For Our American Heroes and Our Nation John 14:6 Stand Firm New International Version (NIV) 31What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us? 32He who did not spare his own Son, but gave him up for us allhow will he not also, along with him, graciously give us all things? 33Who will bring any charge against those whom God has chosen? It is God who justifies. 34Who then is the one who condemns? No one. Christ Jesus who diedmore than that, who was raised to lifeis...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 08-21-14, M, St. Pius X, Pope

    08/20/2014 9:17:28 PM PDT · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 08-21-14 | Revised New American Bible
    August 21, 2014Memorial of Saint Pius X, Pope    Reading 1 Ez 36:23-28 Thus says the LORD:I will prove the holiness of my great name, profaned among the nations, in whose midst you have profaned it.Thus the nations shall know that I am the LORD, says the Lord GOD,when in their sight I prove my holiness through you.For I will take you away from among the nations,gather you from all the foreign lands,and bring you back to your own land.I will sprinkle clean water upon youto cleanse you from all your impurities,and from all your idols I will cleanse...
  • Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [August 20, 2014]

    08/20/2014 5:33:45 PM PDT · by Vision · 3 replies
    Christ-Awareness " . . . and I will give you rest —Matthew 11:28 " Whenever anything begins to disintegrate your life with Jesus Christ, turn to Him at once, asking Him to re-establish your rest. Never allow anything to remain in your life that is causing the unrest. Think of every detail of your life that is causing the disintegration as something to fight against, not as something you should allow to remain. Ask the Lord to put awareness of Himself in you, and your self-awareness will disappear. Then He will be your all in all. Beware of allowing...
  • Casino workers turn to prayer to save their jobs (Atlantic City)

    08/20/2014 5:15:24 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 15 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Aug 20, 2014 8:03 PM EDT | Wayne Parry
    Theyve turned to politicians, bureaucrats, businessmen and union reps to try to save their jobs at three Atlantic City casinos scheduled to close soon. Now, hundreds of soon-to-be unemployed dealers, cocktail servers and hotel workers are turning to what many say could be their last, best chance. Were praying for God to open new doors to them, said Rev Eric McCoy, president of the Atlantic City Fellowship of Churches. Clergy members and the main casino workers union organized a rally and prayer service Wednesday night for the nearly 8,000 workers who will be jobless when Revel, the Showboat and Trump...
  • Prayer request for a boy named Andy

    08/20/2014 10:14:22 AM PDT · by Morgana · 43 replies
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    His name is Andy, he is 12 years old. He was taken by CPS from his guardian and put into a foster home. I have reason to suspect he was abused, but am waiting for everything to come out in the wash with the trial. The child has suffered so much in his early life and all he ever wanted was a home. Pray the justice system works and this boy finds it.
  • Pray for our American Heroes and Nation

    08/20/2014 9:22:01 AM PDT · by Hiskid · 17 replies
    8/20/14 | Hiskid
  • Bible and Prayer in Schools

    08/20/2014 7:56:07 AM PDT · by Academiadotorg · 13 replies
    Accuracy in Academia ^ | August 19, 2014 | Jace Gregory
    Imagine an ancient recordby far the most published book in humanityquoted by Shakespeare (1,200 times) and Abraham Lincolna book that has inspired political movements and religious reformations and has literally changed the world time and again; imagine that book being rejected and banished from schools across America. That book is the Bible. holy bible in hotel The Bible and prayer in public schools were the topics of discussion at this weeks Family Research Council event. Dr. William Jeynes, a Senior Fellow at the Witherspoon Institute in Princeton and a Professor of Education at California State University in Long Beach, shared...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(8/20/14)[Prayer]

    08/20/2014 4:33:09 AM PDT · by left that other site · 24 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/20/14 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Animals In The Bible Locust New International Version (NIV) (Exodus 10:4) Of these you may eat any kind of locust, katydid, cricket or grasshopper.(Leviticus 11:22) 1The word of the Lord that came to Joel son of Pethuel. An Invasion of Locusts 2Hear this, you elders; listen, all who live in the land. Has anything like this ever happened in your days or in the days of your ancestors? 3Tell it to your children, and let your children tell it to their children, and their children to the next generation. 4What the locust swarm...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 08-20-14, M, St. Bernard, Abbot and Doctor of the Church

    08/19/2014 9:25:27 PM PDT · by Salvation · 38 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 08-20-14 | Revised New American Bible
    August 20, 2014Memorial of Saint Bernard, Abbot and Doctor of the Church    Reading 1 Ez 34:1-11 The word of the Lord came to me:Son of man, prophesy against the shepherds of Israel,in these words prophesy to them to the shepherds:Thus says the Lord GOD: Woe to the shepherds of Israelwho have been pasturing themselves!Should not shepherds, rather, pasture sheep?You have fed off their milk, worn their wool,and slaughtered the fatlings,but the sheep you have not pastured.You did not strengthen the weak nor heal the sicknor bind up the injured.You did not bring back the strayed nor seek the...
  • Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [August 19, 2014]

    08/19/2014 5:42:26 PM PDT · by Vision · 5 replies
    Self-Awareness " Come to Me . . . —Matthew 11:28 " God intends for us to live a well-rounded life in Christ Jesus, but there are times when that life is attacked from the outside. Then we tend to fall back into self-examination, a habit that we thought was gone. Self-awareness is the first thing that will upset the completeness of our life in God, and self-awareness continually produces a sense of struggling and turmoil in our lives. Self-awareness is not sin, and it can be produced by nervous emotions or by suddenly being dropped into a totally new...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(8/19/14)[Prayer]

    08/19/2014 4:30:46 AM PDT · by left that other site · 17 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/19/14 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Animals In The Bible Lizard New International Version (NIV) 4Four things on earth are small,yet they are extremely wise:25Ants are creatures of little strength,yet they store up their food in the summer;26hyraxes are creatures of little power,yet they make their home in the crags;27locusts have no king,yet they advance together in ranks;28a lizard can be caught with the hand,yet it is found in kings palaces.(Proverbs 30)
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 08-19-14, OM, St. John Eudes

    08/18/2014 9:00:57 PM PDT · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 08-19-14 | Revised New American Bible
    August 19, 2014Tuesday of the Twentieth Week in Ordinary Time    Reading 1 Ez 28:1-10 The word of the LORD came to me: Son of man,say to the prince of Tyre: Thus says the Lord GOD: Because you are haughty of heart,you say, “A god am I!I occupy a godly thronein the heart of the sea!”—And yet you are a man, and not a god,however you may think yourself like a god.Oh yes, you are wiser than Daniel,there is no secret that is beyond you.By your wisdom and your intelligenceyou have made riches for yourself;You have put gold and...
  • Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [August , 2014]

    08/18/2014 5:26:26 PM PDT · by Vision · 3 replies
    Have You Ever Been Speechless with Sorrow? " When he heard this, he became very sorrowful, for he was very rich —Luke 18:23 " The rich young ruler went away from Jesus speechless with sorrow, having nothing to say in response to Jesus’ words. He had no doubt about what Jesus had said or what it meant, and it produced in him a sorrow with no words with which to respond. Have you ever been there? Has God’s Word ever come to you, pointing out an area of your life, requiring you to yield it to Him? Maybe He...
  • Pray for our American Heroes and Nation

    08/18/2014 10:12:58 AM PDT · by Kitty Mittens · 9 replies
    8-18-14 | Kitty Mittens
    Isaiah 44:21,22 "O Israel, I'll Never Forget you! I've Wiped the Slate of All your Wrongdoings. There's Nothing Left of your Sins. Come Back to Me, Come Back. I've Redeemed you."
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(8/18/14)[Prayer]

    08/18/2014 4:57:31 AM PDT · by left that other site · 17 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/18/14 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Animals In The Bible Lion New International Version (NIV) 5Then Samson went down with his father and mother to Timnah, and they came to the vineyards of Timnah. And behold, a young lion came toward him roaring. 6Then the Spirit of the Lord rushed upon him, and although he had nothing in his hand, he tore the lion in pieces as one tears a young goat. But he did not tell his father or his mother what he had done. 7Then he went down and talked with the woman, and she was right...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 08-18-14

    08/17/2014 8:43:23 PM PDT · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 08-18-14 | Revised New American Bible
    August 18, 2014Monday of the Twentieth Week in Ordinary Time    Reading 1 Ez 24:15-23 The word of the LORD came to me: Son of man, by a sudden blowI am taking away from you the delight of your eyes,but do not mourn or weep or shed any tears.Groan in silence, make no lament for the dead,bind on your turban, put your sandals on your feet,do not cover your beard, and do not eat the customary bread.That evening my wife died,and the next morning I did as I had been commanded.Then the people asked me, “Will you not tell...
  • Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [August 17, 2014]

    08/17/2014 2:34:08 PM PDT · by Vision · 3 replies
    Are You Discouraged or Devoted? " . . . Jesus . . . said to him, ’You still lack one thing. Sell all that you have . . . and come, follow Me.’ But when he heard this, he became very sorrowful, for he was very rich —Luke 18:22-23 " Have you ever heard the Master say something very difficult to you? If you haven’t, I question whether you have ever heard Him say anything at all. Jesus says a tremendous amount to us that we listen to, but do not actually hear. And once we do hear Him,...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(8/17/14)[Prayer]

    08/17/2014 4:52:48 AM PDT · by left that other site · 19 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/17/14 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Animals In The Bible Leviathan New International Version (NIV) In that day the Lord with his sore and great and strong sword shall punish leviathan the piercing serpent, even leviathan that crooked serpent; and he shall slay the dragon that is in the sea. (Isaiah 27:1) It was you who crushed the heads of Leviathan and gave it as food to the creatures of the desert.(Psalm 74:143) Can you pull in Leviathan with a fishhook or tie down its tongue with a rope? (Job 41:1)
  • Catholic Caucus: Sunday Mass Readings, 08-17-14, Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

    08/16/2014 6:42:36 PM PDT · by Salvation · 47 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 08-17-14 | Revised New American Bible
    August 17, 2014Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time    Reading 1 Is 56:1, 6-7 Thus says the LORD:Observe what is right, do what is just;for my salvation is about to come,my justice, about to be revealed. The foreigners who join themselves to the LORD,ministering to him,loving the name of the LORD,and becoming his servants—all who keep the sabbath free from profanationand hold to my covenant,them I will bring to my holy mountainand make joyful in my house of prayer;their burnt offerings and sacrificeswill be acceptable on my altar,for my house shall be calleda house of prayer for all peoples. Responsorial...
  • Please pray for Mr. free kitty

    08/16/2014 7:59:52 AM PDT · by freekitty · 58 replies
    myself | 8/16/14 | freekitty
    Please pray for Mr. freekity.
  • Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [August 16, 2014]

    08/16/2014 6:06:00 AM PDT · by Vision · 3 replies
    Does He Know Me . . . ? " He calls his own . . . by name . . . —John 10:3 " When I have sadly misunderstood Him? (see John 20:11-18). It is possible to know all about doctrine and still not know Jesus. A person’s soul is in grave danger when the knowledge of doctrine surpasses Jesus, avoiding intimate touch with Him. Why was Mary weeping? Doctrine meant no more to her than the grass under her feet. In fact, any Pharisee could have made a fool of Mary doctrinally, but one thing they could never...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(8/16/14)[Prayer]

    08/16/2014 4:53:36 AM PDT · by left that other site · 26 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/16/14 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Animals In The Bible Leopard New International Version (NIV) 6The wolf will live with the lamb, the leopard will lie down with the goat, the calf and the lion and the yearling together; and a little child will lead them.(Isaiah 11) Can an Ethiopian change his skin or a leopard its spots? Neither can you do good who are accustomed to doing evil.(Jeremiah 13:23) 6After that, I looked, and there before me was another beast, one that looked like a leopard. And on its back it had four wings like those of a...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 08-16-14, OM, St. Stephen of Hungary

    08/15/2014 9:21:23 PM PDT · by Salvation · 35 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 08-16-14 | Revised New American Bible
    August 16, 2014Saturday of the Nineteenth Week in Ordinary Time    Reading 1 Ez 18:1-10, 13b, 30-32 The word of the LORD came to me:Son of man, what is the meaning of this proverbthat you recite in the land of Israel: “Fathers have eaten green grapes,thus their children’s teeth are on edge”? As I live, says the Lord GOD:I swear that there shall no longer be anyone among youwho will repeat this proverb in Israel.For all lives are mine;the life of the father is like the life of the son, both are mine;only the one who sins shall die....
  • Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [August 15, 2014]

    08/15/2014 6:24:28 PM PDT · by Vision · 3 replies
    The Evidence of the New Birth " You must be born again —John 3:7 " The answer to Nicodemus’ question, “How can a man be born when he is old?” is: Only when he is willing to die to everything in his life, including his rights, his virtues, and his religion, and becomes willing to receive into himself a new life that he has never before experienced (John 3:4). This new life exhibits itself in our conscious repentance and through our unconscious holiness.“But as many as received Him. . .” (John 1:12). Is my knowledge of Jesus the result...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(8/15/14)[Prayer]

    08/15/2014 4:29:14 AM PDT · by left that other site · 18 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Animals In The Bible Lamb New International Version (NIV) They slaughtered the Passover lamb on the fourteenth day of the second month. The priests and the Levites were ashamed and consecrated themselves and brought burnt offerings to the temple of the LORD. .(2 Chronicles 30:15) Josiah celebrated the Passover to the LORD in Jerusalem, and the Passover lamb was slaughtered on the fourteenth day of the first month.(2 Chronicles 35:1) The wolf and the lamb will feed together, and the lion will eat straw like the ox, but dust will be the serpent's...
  • Pray For Our American Heroes and Our Nation (8/15/2014) [Prayer]

    08/14/2014 8:40:25 PM PDT · by NEWwoman · 23 replies
    15 August 2014 | NEWwoman
    Pray For Our American Heroes and Our Nation The wicked plot against the righteous and gnash their teeth at them; but the Lord laughs at the wicked, for he knows their day is coming. Psalm 37:12, 13 (NIV) ----
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 08-15-14, SOL, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mass-Day

    08/14/2014 7:13:14 PM PDT · by Salvation · 50 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 08-15-14 | Revised New American Bible
    August 15, 2014Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mass during the Day    Reading 1 Rv 11:19a; 12:1-6a, 10ab God’s temple in heaven was opened,and the ark of his covenant could be seen in the temple. A great sign appeared in the sky, a woman clothed with the sun,with the moon under her feet,and on her head a crown of twelve stars.She was with child and wailed aloud in pain as she labored to give birth.Then another sign appeared in the sky;it was a huge red dragon, with seven heads and ten horns,and on its heads...
  • Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [August 14, 2014]

    08/14/2014 6:08:44 PM PDT · by Vision · 4 replies
    The Discipline of the Lord " My son, do not despise the chastening of the Lord, nor be discouraged when you are rebuked by Him —Hebrews 12:5 " It is very easy to grieve the Spirit of God; we do it by despising the discipline of the Lord, or by becoming discouraged when He rebukes us. If our experience of being set apart from sin and being made holy through the process of sanctification is still very shallow, we tend to mistake the reality of God for something else. And when the Spirit of God gives us a sense...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 08-14-14, SOL, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Vigil

    08/14/2014 5:13:52 PM PDT · by Salvation · 44 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 08-14-14 | Revised New American Bible
    August 15, 2014Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Vigil Mass    Reading 1 1 CHR 15:3-4, 15-16; 16:1-2 David assembled all Israel in Jerusalem to bring the ark of the LORDto the place which he had prepared for it.David also called together the sons of Aaron and the Levites. The Levites bore the ark of God on their shoulders with poles,as Moses had ordained according to the word of the LORD. David commanded the chiefs of the Levitesto appoint their kinsmen as chanters,to play on musical instruments, harps, lyres, and cymbals,to make a loud sound of...
  • My Daughter Amanda - update #110

    08/14/2014 5:55:53 AM PDT · by PigRigger · 192 replies
    My heart breaks as I write this....as I have posted before....my daughter has been fighting Heroin addiction. Yesterday....after entering sober living....she relapsed and OD'd. The medics brought her back....but we have no idea as to what to expect when we get to her....we are flying to her side as we speak... Please pray for our daughter...pray for us...to allow for God's will and grace to find and cover her in His healing.
  • Pray For Our American Heroes and Our Nation(8/14/14)[Prayer]

    08/14/2014 5:06:00 AM PDT · by left that other site · 23 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/14/14 | left that other site
    Pray For Our American Heroes and Our Nation John 14:6 Stand Firm New International Version (NIV) Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God. Psalm 20:7 (NIV)
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(8/14/14)[Prayer]

    08/14/2014 4:53:41 AM PDT · by left that other site · 11 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/14/14 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Animals In The Bible Hyena New International Version (NIV) Thorns will overrun her citadels, nettles and brambles her strongholds. She will become a haunt for jackals, a home for owls. 14Desert creatures will meet with hyenas, and wild goats will bleat to each other; there the night creatures will also lie down and find for themselves places of rest. 15The owl will nest there and lay eggs, she will hatch them, and care for her young under the shadow of her wings; there also the falcons will gather, each with its mate..(Isaiah34:14)
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 08-14-14, M, St. Maximilian Kolbe, Priest and Martyr

    08/13/2014 9:31:45 PM PDT · by Salvation · 41 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 08-14-14 | Revised New American Bible
    August 14, 2014Memorial of Saint Maximilian Kolbe, Priest and Martyr    Reading 1 Ez 12:1-12 The word of the LORD came to me: Son of man, you live in the midst of a rebellious house;they have eyes to see but do not see,and ears to hear but do not hear,for they are a rebellious house.Now, son of man, during the day while they are looking on,prepare your baggage as though for exile, and again while they are looking on,migrate from where you live to another place;perhaps they will see that they are a rebellious house.You shall bring out your...
  • Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [August 13, 2014]

    08/13/2014 6:04:05 PM PDT · by Vision · 13 replies
    “Do Not Quench the Spirit” " Do not quench the Spirit —1 Thessalonians 5:19 " The voice of the Spirit of God is as gentle as a summer breeze— so gentle that unless you are living in complete fellowship and oneness with God, you will never hear it. The sense of warning and restraint that the Spirit gives comes to us in the most amazingly gentle ways. And if you are not sensitive enough to detect His voice, you will quench it, and your spiritual life will be impaired. This sense of restraint will always come as a “still...
  • Pray for our American Heroes and Nation

    08/13/2014 8:01:45 AM PDT · by Hiskid · 13 replies
    8/13/14 | Hiskid
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(8/13/14)[Prayer]

    08/13/2014 5:27:06 AM PDT · by left that other site · 20 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/13/14 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Animals In The Bible Horses New International Version (NIV) 26Solomon had four[a] thousand stalls for chariot horses, and twelve thousand horses. (1 Kings 4:26) As they were walking along and talking together, suddenly a chariot of fire and horses of fire appeared and separated the two of them, and Elijah went up to heaven in a whirlwind.(2 Kings 2:11) 2I looked, and there before me was a white horse! Its rider held a bow, and he was given a crown, and he rode out as a conqueror bent on conquest. 3When the Lamb...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 08-13-14, OM, Sts. Pontian, Pope & Hippolytus, Priest, Martyrs

    08/12/2014 9:22:02 PM PDT · by Salvation · 38 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 08-13-14 | Revised New American Bible
    August 13, 2014Wednesday of the Nineteenth Week in Ordinary Time    Reading 1 Ez 9:1-7; 10:18-22 The LORD cried loud for me to hear: Come, you scourges of the city!With that I saw six men coming from the directionof the upper gate which faces the north,each with a destroying weapon in his hand.In their midst was a man dressed in linen,with a writer’s case at his waist.They entered and stood beside the bronze altar.Then he called to the man dressed in linenwith the writer’s case at his waist, saying to him:Pass through the city, through Jerusalem,and mark a “Thau”...
  • Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [August , 2014]

    08/12/2014 4:04:20 PM PDT · by Vision · 3 replies
    The Theology of Resting in God " Why are you fearful, O you of little faith? —Matthew 8:26 " When we are afraid, the least we can do is pray to God. But our Lord has a right to expect that those who name His name have an underlying confidence in Him. God expects His children to be so confident in Him that in any crisis they are the ones who are reliable. Yet our trust is only in God up to a certain point, then we turn back to the elementary panic-stricken prayers of those people who do...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(8/12/14)[Prayer]

    08/12/2014 4:50:14 AM PDT · by left that other site · 13 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/12/14 | left that other site
    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Animals In The Bible Grasshopper New International Version (NIV) 21There are, however, some flying insects that walk on all fours that you may eat: those that have jointed legs for hopping on the ground. 22Of these you may eat any kind of locust, katydid, cricket or grasshopper. 23But all other flying insects that have four legs you are to regard as unclean. (Leviticus 11:22)
  • Pray For Our American Heroes and Our Nation(8/12/14)[Prayer]

    08/12/2014 4:39:38 AM PDT · by left that other site · 15 replies
    The Holy Scriptures | 8/12/14 | left that other site
    Pray For Our American Heroes and Our Nation John 14:6 Stand Firm New International Version (NIV) Jesus answered, I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 08-12-14, OM, St. Jane Frances deChantal, Religious

    08/11/2014 7:47:38 PM PDT · by Salvation · 35 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 08-12-14 | Revised New American Bible
    August 12, 2014Tuesday of the Nineteenth Week in Ordinary Time    Reading 1 Ez 2:8-3:4 The Lord GOD said to me:As for you, son of man, obey me when I speak to you:be not rebellious like this house of rebellion,but open your mouth and eat what I shall give you. It was then I saw a hand stretched out to me,in which was a written scroll which he unrolled before me.It was covered with writing front and back,and written on it was: Lamentation and wailing and woe! He said to me: Son of man, eat what is before you;eat...
  • Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [August 11, 2014]

    08/11/2014 6:08:27 PM PDT · by Vision · 2 replies
    This Experience Must Come " Elijah went up by a whirlwind into heaven. And Elisha . . . saw him no more —2 Kings 2:11-12 " It is not wrong for you to depend on your “Elijah” for as long as God gives him to you. But remember that the time will come when he must leave and will no longer be your guide and your leader, because God does not intend for him to stay. Even the thought of that causes you to say, “I cannot continue without my ’Elijah.’ ” Yet God says you must continue.Alone at...
  • Pray for our American Heroes and Nation

    08/11/2014 7:52:29 AM PDT · by Hiskid · 9 replies
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