Candace Lolcoma, Field Marketing Coordinator for Whataburger reached out to Richard Dalton and Karen Dalton, co-founders of MyChristConnection.com, and asked for them to commence prayers over the new grand opening of the Whataburger in Raymore, Missouri. This new Texas-based Whataburger takes over the site of a former Golden Corral near Lowe’s, Sam’s Club and Walmart. It’s … Continue reading My Christ Connection Prayers for Whataburger Grand Opening KC!
Persistence in Prayer
God is delighted to answer the prayers of believers who earnestly seek His will. Matthew 7:7-11 The privilege of prayer rests on our relationship with God through His Son Jesus Christ. Only those who have been born again are members of God’s family (John 3:3-6)—they can claim Him as their Father and know He will … Continue reading Persistence in Prayer
The Source of Our Hope
Since it's easy to become discouraged, we need to remember that God is working for our good. Romans 15:13 - May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. Hope is usually defined as … Continue reading The Source of Our Hope
What is Prayer?
Prayer is a call of the heart that seeks the attention of God. Jeremiah 29:12-14 12 Then you will call upon me and come and pray to me, and I will hear you. 13 You will seek me and find me, when you seek me with all your heart. 14 I will be found by … Continue reading What is Prayer?
Speaking Words of Grace
As believers, we should develop the habit of speaking words that uplift and edify others. Colossians 4:2-6 At the end of his letter to the Colossians, the apostle Paul highlighted some essentials of the Christian life—devotion to prayer, an attitude of gratefulness, and wise dealings with unbelievers. And our words should always be a reflection … Continue reading Speaking Words of Grace
No matter how helpless we feel in a situation, God is sufficient. 2 Chronicles 20:1-4 Have you ever felt totally helpless? Can you remember facing a situation or emergency in which you were powerless? It’s a sobering experience for anyone. Even people who claim to be wholly dependent on God still like to feel as … Continue reading Feel Helpless?
Evaluating Your Faith
Mark 11:20-24 It’s a good idea to pause every now and then to evaluate our spiritual development. Although we will experience different phases of faith throughout life, our goal should be to continue growing. Which phase sounds like you? Hesitant faith is characterized by struggling to believe God: We hope He’ll answer our prayer, but we’re … Continue reading Evaluating Your Faith
The Prayer of Faith
by Hannah More Kohaus God is my help in every need; God does my every hunger feed;God walks beside me, guides my way;Through every moment of the day. I now am wise, I now am true,patient, kind and loving too. All things I am, can do, and beThrough Christ, the Truth that is in me. … Continue reading The Prayer of Faith
The Power of Prayer
Focusing on God’s endless power puts our problems into perspective. 2 Chronicles 20:1-17 In Scripture, we find examples of people who prayed with spiritual authority, and King Jehoshaphat is one of them. When he heard that a great army was coming against Judah, he immediately turned to the Lord for help. His example teaches us … Continue reading The Power of Prayer
God’s Purposes for Fasting
Fasting is an opportunity for God to refresh your mind, address sin, and express His will for your life. WHAT IS FASTING? Fasting is a spiritual discipline that is taught in the Bible. Jesus expected His followers to fast, and He said that God rewards fasting. Fasting, according to the Bible, means to voluntarily reduce or … Continue reading God’s Purposes for Fasting