Prayer Email archive:
(10/11/2000) a time to cast away
|Hello prayer warriors,
1. Prayer note: a time to cast away
a time to embrace, and a time to refrain from
embracing; A time to get, and a time to lose; a time
to keep, and a time to cast away;
Such a wonderful revelation. One of the progression in
our lives is when we learn to refrain from embracing
and learn to lose and learn to cast away. There is a
time to get and a time to lose. As we grow older, all
of us almost invariably start to understand this.
We may lose loved ones through death, we may lose
relationships, or even lose possessions or ministries.
My ex-boyfriend of 9 years left me for someone else.
When I confronted him again 3 months after that and
asked him how he could do this to me, his reply was
... "I don't understand, it is already in the past".
So, the question is this, when we release or lose or
let go, what are we releasing? Am I releasing him ...
I don't think so, because I think that he has his own
will and has already released himself. I am releasing
The same in our lives. There are times that we need to
let go because God wants to bring us to another place.
There's no point in holding on to something that we
can't embrace anymore, we can't get and we can't keep.
It is better to refrain, to lose and to cast away
because I believe that when we learn to do that, we
learn to release ourselves into new beginnings that
God has placed into our lives as part of our
1 At the end of every seven years thou shalt make a
2 And this is the manner of the release: Every
creditor that lendeth ought unto his neighbour shall
release it; he shall not exact it of his neighbour, or
of his brother; because it is called the Lord's
Seven years? The number representing perfection. At
the end of every seven years, we are to let go. Let go
of everyone who owes us anything, let go of what we
think is rightfully ours and make a release. I think
this is something that is good because God always let
us start all over again, on a fresh start, it is like
a perfect circle. Letting God do His work in our lives
by learning to release, by letting go and letting God.
2. New prayer requests:
i. I need emotional healing -- guest
Hello Prayer Warriors, I would like to say, I thank
God for all of you!! You are reaching many people who
are in need of intercessory prayer. Your prayers have
a made a difference in many lives including mine!
God Bless You!! I am in need of an emotional healing,
alot of my emotional pain came from my child hood. I
still have problems dealing with issues of abuse /
abandonment etc. Please pray that God will restore my
mind in a might way. I want healing for my mind, so
that I may live a productive life & help another
person who has gone through this also. Thanks Again..
ii. prayer for children -- guest
asking all prayer partners to pray for the children
who are homeless in the city of Hollywood, Calif. All
the homeless teenager girls who bodies are being
abused by men,for drugs, sex etc. Pray that God will
allow these women to find Jesus, & those who left home
out of rebellion to return to their families..
iii. Deliverance for A Minister friend -- guest
pray for a minister friend. He is in need of
deliverance from his marriage. His wife for three
years has been non supportive of his ministry. She
will not accept him for the person God has made to be.
He is tormented day & night not knowing how to resolve
this issue. Once I suggested that he pray about it &
trust God. Please pray that God will reveal his will
for him as it relates to his marriage.
iv. Shanti's younger sister -- elvina8
Shanti's younger sister is admitted in the hospital.
She cannot pass urine & doctors say that some fluid
has been formed in her stomach & today morning they
have put tubes through her nose to suck the fluid out
from her stomach. She is really in a very bad state.
Pray for her speedy recovery & for everything to go
okay & she comes back home in a very stable condition.
3. Prayer update:
i. update for Michelle Rose Baker -- bins
thank you God for all the prayers of your children BUT
most of all thank You Lord for answering those prayers
& being the mighty physician You are!!! Michelle's
daughter, Missy (my niece), is doing so good! She's
out of the hospital with only a cut & bruise under her
eye & an abrasion on her left shoulder. Praise JESUS!
Michelle is stablized but still critical in the TICU
(Trauma ICU) at UK Med. Center. She is continuing to
improve daily, but is now facing pneumonia ..Please
continue to lift her up, & that souls will be saved
through this tragedy. Michelle & her husband (Robert),
& our mother (Madonna) are in need of a Savior.
4. Number of prayer warriors: 483
We welcome ftm4gzus, amberrose99, kieslich, vereb and
mazhick into our prayer group.
|Wednesday, October 11, 2000 3:03:53 PM waihun|