Be certain about anything. When you receive God's word, you can be sure the blessings will follow. This prayer for discernment is an example of the process... go to God for anything, and he will give you clarity!
What is fasting and should Christians fast today? Fasting is a spiritual discipline that refers to abstinence from food out of devotion to God. During a time of fasting, believers devote themselves to prayer, Bible reading, and pure, unadulterated focus on God. In the examples we have in the Bible, most fasts lasted from sunrise to sunset, though in some occasions, as is the case in Esther 4, we see a call for all-day and all-night fasting for a period of time spent in prayer and…
Remember what it felt like when your mom or dad stepped in to pay a traffic ticket you couldn’t afford? Or that feeling when you discovered your college scholarship covered all of your fees for a semester? Those are great examples of how someone or something intervened—or interceded—on your behalf. The result was that a burden or debt was removed from your shoulders. What a relief! That’s a picture of what intercessory prayer does. It allows someone else to carry the burden, or intervene
SATELLITE: The Prayer Hand. Five prayers I pray. Free printable PDFs with prayer games that can move from one Bible story to another, as needed and as it applies. Example-The "I'm Sorry, God" prayer (working on that) could be applied to Zacchaeus and Woman at Well. The Prayer Hand- FREE PDFs and more in future @ http://www.saltydiamonds.com/SatellitePrayer.html
A Quick View of what the Bible Teaches on: "What is Prayer?" "Live by Jesus's example; our great Yeshua." A great pin on how to pray God's will in all things and to honour and praise Him when we meet him daily.
I can count on St. Joseph's intercession for the protection of my family just as he protected Jesus and Mary. I can count on His intercession in my work because he too worked to support his Holy Family. I can count on His intercession for my spiritual development as he is the patron of the Universal Church of which I am a part. His virtues are certainly worth emulating.