How to Help the Hurting

Nov 29 2012 7:54 am

Do you ever feel like you don’t know what to say to someone who is suffering? Are you ever tempted to avoid the person who is going through a... Read More ›

How Do We Pray Through Pain?

Nov 28 2012 7:30 am

So if the pain can’t be prayed away, how do we pray? If the answer from God seems to be “no,” should we keep repeating the same requests? Or... Read More ›

Praying on Election Day

Nov 6 2012 5:36 am

​Dr. Albert Mohler’s guide to praying for America on Election Day:There is so much at stake. We hear every election cycle that the stakes have never been higher. In... Read More ›

Please Pray With Us

Aug 17 2012 4:54 pm

We just received word this afternoon that our friend Diane Schreiner, wife of Tom Schreiner, author and professor at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, was in a serious bike accident... Read More ›

Praying Work

Jul 5 2012 5:58 pm

Recently I was reminded me of what my long-time friend Nancy Loftness calls “praying work.” Nancy’s a woman who loves God’s Word, loves to pray, and deeply cares for... Read More ›

Prayer Works

Oct 27 2010 3:32 pm

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which... Read More ›

Prayers of an Excellent Wife

May 3 2010 3:25 pm

As wives we want to pray for our husbands, we try to pray for our husbands—but so often we come up short. Our prayers can be shallow and repetitive,... Read More ›

Praying Work

Mar 8 2010 12:40 pm

Nicole’s post from last week reminded me of what my long-time friend Nancy Loftness calls “praying work.” Nancy’s a woman who loves God’s Word, loves to pray, and deeply... Read More ›

“Give not up thy prayers”

Feb 11 2010 1:17 pm

Sometimes, we can grow weary of praying for our loved ones. We get discouraged, or begin to doubt God’s desire or ability to save. We must prepare for such... Read More ›

How Do I Pray for the Unsaved?

Feb 9 2010 5:54 pm

Karen sent us two great questions about The FAM Club. We’ll take the first one today: Hi girltalkers – I have just had my first time of prayer and... Read More ›

Pray the Bible

Aug 31 2009 8:36 am

Recently, I’ve been encouraged in my practice of prayer by a new website: an online edition of Matthew Henry’s Method of Prayer. His method, quite simply, is to “pray... Read More ›

Roll Your Burden

Nov 14 2008 4:09 pm

For over ten years I’ve had this verse and comments by Charles Spurgeon on a scrap of paper taped to my computer monitor at work or pinned to my... Read More ›

No More “Quiet Times”

Mar 31 2008 2:43 pm

Today David Powlison guest-posts at Between Two Worlds and his thoughts on prayer have the potential to raise the noise level of your quiet times (yes, moms with toddlers,... Read More ›

The Question God Always Answers

Sep 5 2007 6:33 pm

In difficulty, my first question is often “Why?” I can be tempted to demand an answer from God. Sometimes He makes his purposes clear: in many cases, our trials... Read More ›

Not At Our Wits’ End

Jun 27 2007 6:17 pm

Not only when we are at our wits’ end, but even when we have our wits about us, we should pray. Not only when we are sad, but even... Read More ›

At Our Wits’ End

Jun 26 2007 6:43 pm

A mother of multiple young children recently approached me: “My children are driving me crazy right now!” she confessed. “Do you have any help for me?” After attempting to... Read More ›