Pray for the Persecuted Church – September 2022

Our free, bimonthly magazine, Barnabas Aid, includes news and in-depth features on the persecuted church, along with updates on how Barnabas is helping our suffering family around the world. The magazine contains a pullout daily Prayer Diary, filled with key information and needs, which you can use to guide you in your prayers for persecuted … More Pray for the Persecuted Church – September 2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 02/01/2022

Prayer Series XXIV We continue with excerpts from Reformed Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer. Serious Reminders and Warnings about Prayer No one except a believer can truly pray. Martin Luther To pray without labouring is to mock God: to labour without prayer is to rob God of His glory. Robert Haldane The heart without the tongue may pray … More Devotional Thought for Today – 02/01/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 01/29/2022

Prayer Series XXII We continue with excerpts from: Reformed Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer. How we should pray Our Spirit Let the first rule of right prayer be to have our heart and mind framed as becomes those who are entering into converse with God John Calvin With great earnestness of heart we should implore help from God. … More Devotional Thought for Today – 01/29/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 01/27/2022

Prayer Series XXI We continue with excerpts from: Reformed Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer. When And Where We Should Pray Praise and bless the Lord your God every day. Augustine of Hippo There is not a moment of time during which our need does not exhort us to prayer. John Calvin Bible Proof Texts: (KJV, AMP, NBLA) Luke … More Devotional Thought for Today – 01/27/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 01/26/2022

Prayer Series XX We continue with excerpts from: Reformed Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer. Encouragements to Pray How kindly God allures us to Himself: “Before they call, I will answer, and while they are yet speaking, I will hear.” (Isaiah 65:24) John Calvin Prayer . . . is more pleasing to Him than any other work: whether … More Devotional Thought for Today – 01/26/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 01/22/2022

Prayer Series XVIII We continue with excerpts from: Reformed Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer. Today we continue with topic: The Ingredients of Prayer Arguments When we speak of “Arguments” here it is not that same term often defined and assumed to mean: an angry disagreement. We are instead referring to a more biblical definition of containing a … More Devotional Thought for Today – 01/22/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 01/19/2022

Prayer Series XVI As previously stated, until we further note I will be posting from Reformed Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer. Today we continue with The Ingredients of Prayer Supplication To supplicate is to humbly petition, beg or entreat. J.M.B. Christ, in the days of His flesh, offered up prayers and supplications to His Father . . . … More Devotional Thought for Today – 01/19/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – -1/11/2022

Prayer Series IX CONTEXT: The following are from Spurgeon’s’ Treasury of David: The Psalm, seems to us to describe either David or some other man of God who was appointed by the divine choice to a high and honourable office in Israel. This elect champion found himself rejected by his friends and fellow countrymen, and … More Devotional Thought for Today – -1/11/2022

Pray for the Persecuted Church – Jan 2022

Prayer Focus Update is a monthly information bulletin with up-to-date news on the persecuted church to help Christians pray for their suffering brothers and sisters. You can use this for prayer groups, your own information and inclusion in church bulletins. Printable Version Large Print VOM’s iCommitToPray is a place to gather and pray for the … More Pray for the Persecuted Church – Jan 2022