Tag: Day #1

By: Gabriela Yareliz I was tagged by the lovely and inspiring Cinderzena blog to do the Three Days, Three Quotes tag. Here is my Day #1 quote: “After the prayer is made, if the answer is not realized immediately, do not weary of waiting and become unstable. Waver not. Cling to the promise, ‘Faithful isContinue reading “Tag: Day #1”

A God-given faith

By: Ellen G. White To another faith by the same Spirit; to another the gifts of healing by the same Spirit. 1 Corinthians 12:9. – {YRP 195.1} Faith, too, is the gift of God. Faith is the assent of man’s understanding to God’s words, that binds the heart to God’s service. And whose is man’sContinue reading “A God-given faith”

To plead for your neighbor–God still intervenes

By: Gabriela Yareliz (based on the NY13 rally) Oh, that one might plead for a man with God, As a man pleads for his neighbor! Job 16:21 When we pray for a friend or family member, God hears the intercessory prayer. There are many things in life that happen whether you pray or not. God isContinue reading “To plead for your neighbor–God still intervenes”

Praying in the name of Jesus

By: Ellen G. White These excerpts are from chapter 20 in the book Prayer. “To pray in Christ’s name means much. It means that we are to accept His character, manifest His spirit, and work His works. The Saviour’s promise is given on condition. “If ye love Me,” He says, “keep My commandments.” He saves men,Continue reading “Praying in the name of Jesus”

That which you have not asked for

By: Gabriela Yareliz I was studying today in 1 Kings chapter 3, continuing my trek through the old testament. I was looking at how Solomon is establishing his kingdom after his father’s death. I was impressed by the verse where God asks Solomon what he desires. In verse 5, God says: At Gibeon the LordContinue reading “That which you have not asked for”

Instructions on prayer

By:Gabriela Yareliz  “Pray and believe—God does not say, Ask once, and you shall receive. He bids us ask. Unwearyingly persist in prayer. The persistent asking brings the petitioner into a more earnest attitude, and gives him an increased desire to receive the things for which he asks. Christ said to Martha at the grave ofContinue reading “Instructions on prayer”

Worry-free Monday

By: Gabriela Yareliz Good morning to you! It is Monday. I grabbed the paper this morning, and I am wearing a skirt, which means it is a good Monday. I started off the morning by pouring 1/20th of my tea on myself on the bus (the girl in front of me was watching it allContinue reading “Worry-free Monday”

Prayer

Compiled by: Gabriela Yareliz Timothy Keller on the crucifixion and Mary’s probable prayer for her son’s life to be spared: “In a sense God gave Mary what she would have prayed for had she known what He knows. You either get what you prayed for or you get something better.” ” ‘Is God trustworthy?’In essenceContinue reading “Prayer”