New dating couples devotional, let’s talk
A question chiseled in stone over the grave of a child recycles in my brain: Yet all of those things can be stripped away from us in a matter of seconds. Like the disciples and other believers who joined together constantly in prayer, this couple brought all their needs, praises and requests to God, trusting that he would lead and guide them.
How will these ceremonies be carried out? The couple had a good life on the farm, but none of their six children followed them into the family business. Who, besides us, is responsible for their ongoing instruction?
It reminds me that my role in his life is to come alongside him, encourage him and support him. What plans are we making to educate our children in the ways of the Lord?
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Should we stop asking for children because they bring pain into our lives? How can we encourage and affirm each other in prayer?
I met a couple once who were remarkably powerful and effective in their prayer life together. Indeed, it was a requirement of following him: In what ways does our frequency of praying together affect our marriage? The war with Germany was over. Were they alive when their son was imprisoned, then beheaded?
We share our journey with another. There is no magic formula for having kids, let alone having them turn out well. Sometimes at night before we fall asleep, we pray out loud.
True, they would all have their moments of quivering fright that sent them scrambling into hiding, yet they joined him as best they could.