Prayer Can Turn It Around

by | Jun 23, 2009 | Frontline

Have you ever read Frank Peritti’s This Present Darkness? I read it maybe 15 years ago and it changed my prayer life forever. The book is about spiritual warfare and what happens when Christians pray—or don’t pray. I held on to every word, comma and semicolon in the book because it taught me the value of seeking God.

After watching Gloria Copeland’s powerful healing prayer in Say It, Sister!, I thought I would invite you to join me in prayer right here on SpiritLed Woman eMagazine. Let’s pray for the lost, our loved ones, broken marriages, our nation, and whatever else in need of God’s intervention.

I believe this world will soon get what it deserves if the church does not repent of its slothfullness and pray more. Second Chronicles 7:14 says: “If My people who are called by My name will humble themselves, and pray and seek My face, and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin and heal their land” (NKJV).

If we join together in His name, we can make a world of difference.

But let’s not wait. Click here to scroll down to the Comments section, and submit your prayer. As a result of the Internet, we can reach heaven on behalf of millions of people.

I’ll start:

Father,

Thank you for being good, kind and merciful to Your people. I thank you for Your Son Jesus because it’s in His name that I come to You today.

The Bible says You sent Your Word and healed them and delivered them from destruction. I ask that You send Your Word throughout cyberspace and save every unsaved person who reads this blog. Cause it to go viral and reach people in other parts of the world, so they too can learn of Your love. Touch them. Penetrate the darkness in their hearts and reveal Your love for them in the person of Jesus Christ.

And Father, forgive me for sometimes falling short in my walk with You. Help me to be a beacon of light in my community, and help me to never compromise Your truth.

I love you, Lord. Amen.

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