times when my prayers linger and miracles seem far away. I used to think waiting on God to answer my prayers was like playing a game. Or maybe God would give me what I wanted because He was tired of hearing all my whining and complaining.
Trust that He is working behind the scenes on your behalf. Look forward in hope and expectancy for Him to respond and remember that the Lord is good to those who seek Him.***Isaiah a, "This is what the Sovereign LORD, the Holy One of Israel, says: 'In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength ...'" (NIV)Isaiah , "Yet the LORD longs to be gracious to you; therefore he will rise up to show you compassion. Stop by Leah Di Pascal's blog and share a prayer request that you're waiting for God to answer. When was the last time you thanked God in advance for an answer to your prayers?
Write Isaiah on a 3x5 card and replace the word "you" with your name.
I remember how God came through in those tough times of great need, and I thank Him in advance for His answers yet to come.
If you've asked God for answers but find yourself waiting longer than you planned, take a moment now to thank Him in advance for His answer. " (NIV)Julie Gillies' book, will refresh your heart and help you pray for yourself.
Praise & Worship: I listen to praise music throughout the day in my house, car and at work in my office.
The lyrics and melodies splash over me with joy as I sing along.
If my prayers were answered quickly, I'd give Jesus a quick spiritual high-five, shout didn't care about me.
Or, maybe my circumstances weren't important enough to Him.
Couples often bear this grief in silence and confusion. See also: Loving Parents After Miscarriage Identifying similarities and differences in their personalities helps couples understand the dynamics of their relationship more clearly, but generosity towards each another is still the key to personality compatibility. See also: If Opposites Attract, How Can We Get Along?
Pornography damages the trust and intimacy within the husband-wife relationship and can even lead to the end of the marriage itself.
The feelings of emptiness and loss can be overwhelming. See also: The Blessing of “Unanswered Prayers”: An Adoption Story USCCB Resource: Webpage on infertility, with Catholic teaching and resources for couples Healing a marriage when there has been infidelity takes teamwork. See also: Getting Past the Affair In-laws can be a blessing to a couple, but can also bring tension to a marriage.