This is the manuscript of a message I'm delivering in Elmore Country today (May 3, 2015). Please allow for my personal notes to keep me on a flow of thought during delivery. Scripture: The Mind Of Christ Today is a holy & sacred time. It is a time for us to quiet our heart & soul to hear God. It is not a time for trivial thinking because this time is holy unto God Himself. Consider Neh 8:1… Read more [...]
This post is a continuation from yesterday (CLICK HERE) regarding God changing His mind as a result of His people praying. My contentions are... 1) God does NOT change His mind {Called "The Immutability of God"}, 2) Prayer does NOT change God's mind, 3) God has decreed that prayer is the means by which he accomplishes His already planned purposes and will. I have mentioned this elsewhere, so it Read more [...]
I was in church recently and the preacher said some things I couldn't quite agree with. They had to do with prayer and God changing His mind. His text was from Ex 32:14 (NASB)... "So the Lord changed His mind about the harm which He said He would do to His people." (NOTE: Sometimes translations are not as accurate as we'd like. While the NASB is a really good translation, here the translators got it Read more [...]
These are quotes collected from others... and worth thinking about. My favorite is by Tim Keller, "In prayer God gives us everything we would have asked for if we knew everything He knows." 1. "You can do more than pray after you have prayed; but you can never do more than pray until you have prayed."  A.J. Gordon 2. "God does nothing except in response to believing prayer."  John Wesley 3. "Prayer Read more [...]

This is well worth the read! I wish I have found it a few years ago. It is about Charles Spurgeon…

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Quick word… DO NOT QUIT!!