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Praying Scriptures

“I have been praying the Lord’s Prayer with special intention for Ali.  It is such a wonderful vehicle for intercession if one puts it in the third person instead of in the first: ‘That the Father’s name may be hallowed … Continue reading

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Vibrations

Each prayer-beat down here vibrates up to the very throne of God, and does its work through that throne on the principalities and powers around us. . .   We can never tell which prayer will liberate the answer, but … Continue reading

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Fire Upwards!

“A story of the wars of the first Napoleon has often come back to me.  He was trying in a winter campaign, to cut off the march of the enemy across a frozen lake.  The gunners were told to fire … Continue reading

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Pilgrimage of Prayer

“The days have seen the completing of another of the longings that have been brooding with its stress on the need of making Mission Houses to be houses of prayer, not just centers of activity.  The longing had shaped itself … Continue reading

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Why Pray?

“It has come these days with a new light and power, that the first thing we have to see to, as we draw nearer to God day by day, is that ‘our fellowship is with the Father and with His … Continue reading

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Sing!

“I have been finding a great blessedness in these last few months in definitely obeying the command ‘Let them sing aloud upon their God!’ – I remembered Pearsall Smith half a lifetime ago, saying in a meeting – at the first … Continue reading

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Standing in Spirit

“‘Prayer is to us the opening of the sluice-gate between my soul and the Infinite.’  I came on those words of Tennyson’s the other day, and they came back again and again today with a special sense of the reality … Continue reading

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