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        (05/05/2000) in line with His workmanship
hello prayer warriors,

1. prayer note: in line with His workmanship

[Ephesians 2:10]
For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus
unto good works, which God hath before ordained that
we should walk in them.

Praise God that He had a great plan for us when we
were formed by His hands while we are in our mother's
womb. We are His workmanship.

So, when He speaks to us, many times it is in line
with His gifts and His talents that He has given us
throughout time, or how He has shaped us through our

Romans 12:6 We have different gifts, according to the
grace given us. If a man's gift is prophesying, let
him use it in proportion to his faith.

1 Timothy 4:14-15 Do not neglect your gift, which was
given you through a prophetic message when the body of
elders laid their hands on you. 15 Be diligent in
these matters; give yourself wholly to them, so that
everyone may see your progress.

As God shapes us, He tells us and He shows us what He
is doing in our lives. I remember that I liked music
instantly when I first heard the musical organ being
played by my cousin sister. My father saw my interest
and he bought me one for me without telling me. After
that I had lessons for a while and played. One day, I
remember sitting behind someone playing the piano and
wishing that I could play like that person. I thought
I heard God's rhema word telling me that I will. My
heart leapt for a while.

I'm not playing the instrument in my church now, even
though I've done that before in my previous church,
but sometimes I play in my cell group. God has blessed
me with this instrument so that I can worship Him on
my own in my room.

So, when God tells us something it is usually in line
with how He has shaped us all the while. If we hear
God telling us something that we feel is against the
grain of our being or what we like, we've really got
to seek God and seek confirmation from others. We also
need to not learn to not just jump in to something
because a prophecy was given. Maybe God is still
shaping us for the task.

2. New prayer requests:
i. our hopes and dreams -- susankayphillips
My husband and I have been trying to conceive for
approximately 7 years. We've experienced 2
miscarriages that left us heart-broken. Now further
problems arise with my system. After battling a
thyroid disease and radiation, my system is not
responding to medication. I ask for your prayers in
healing and an uplifting of faith. We also ask that
you pray for the blessing of children in our lives.
Thank you and God Bless

ii. family -- slyvie98
please pray for me and my family. my husband and i
have been married for almost 4 years and have two
children. to make a long story short a lot of things
have happened and we are now contemplating divorce. i
has sought the advise of an attorney but have not
filed. i do not trust my husband and don't feel that i
can live with that. he has said that the only reason
he is with me is because of the children. my head is
telling me to get out now but my heart feels for my
children and honestly i'm scared. please pray that i
can receive some direction.

iii. God's will -- guest
Pray for Ken-49 to get close to God again and allow
God to make the decision in his and Jody-38 life. If
God allows-allow ken and jody to reconcile placing God
in the middle of this relationship to glorify Him.
Pray that Ken stops looking to other women,alcohol,and
pornography to satisfy his desires. Pray that God will
do something to make ken turn toward him

iv. marriage problems -- guest
To All, I am requesting your prayers to help me and my
wife over come problems and become a family again. We
have both made some pretty big mistakes in our 9 years
of being married. We have 2 beautiful children and I
want us to overcome our differences and work toghether

to make our marriage work. Please pray for
us....Thanks in advance Derick

3. Number of prayer warriors: 161
We welcome vassel of honor, susankayphillips,
sylvie98, butterfly and siaoboy into our prayer group.

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in Christ,
Friday, May 05, 2000 2:11:06 PM   waihun
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