Posts Tagged "Blessings"

Call to Prayer for November 14, 2016

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Call to Prayer for November 14, 2016

‘Are You Blessed?’ – As we approach this season of giving thanks, we are reminded of the many blessings that are bestowed on us each day.  We take so many of our blessings for granted – we may have a bad-hair day, but we can be thankful we have hair – we can complain about gas prices, but we can be thankful we have a car to put the gas in – we can complain about having to go to work, but we can be thankful for a job.  As the song reminds us – it is always good to count our many blessings – name them one by one.   I remember my first trip to Moldova and being amazed as I saw the faith of the believers there, who in spite of poverty and lack of worldly possessions,...

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Call to Prayer for November 16, 2015

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Call to Prayer for November 16, 2015

‘Showers of Blessings‘- It was a welcome sight last Tuesday as I walked outside at lunch and saw the Sun for the first time in about 16 days.  We’ve definitely had our share of showers (downpours of rain) recently.  I can remember a few years ago when we were all praying for rain because of a lack of showers – we could only water our plants and gardens at certain times, etc.  Sometimes when we pray, we might feel like we’re going through a drought and at other times we feel the abundance of showers of blessings.   Just as we are dependent on God for rain showers, we are also dependent on Him to send us showers of blessings.   As we approach this season of Thanksgiving,...

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