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- At some point in our lives, we will run into situations which can try our patience and our faith in God.
- Very often, we will do all we can from a human standpoint FIRST and then we cry out in an exasperated tone “all I can do is pray”.
- Many times that phrase is said in defeat and as a last resort. Prayer should be our first line of defense.
Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy path (Proverbs 3:5-6).
And He [Jesus] spake a parable unto them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint.. (Luke 18:1).
The foolishness of man perverteth his way: and his heart fretteth against the Lord (Proverbs 19:3).
Pray without ceasing (I Thessalonians 5:17).
Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need (Hebrews 4:16).
Casting all your care upon him; for He careth for you. Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour: (I Peter 5:7-8).
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