Grocery Cashiers & Prayer
Greene: It’s difficult to establish a long-term relationship with a cashier. Heidi Schlumpf: I prayed, for what needs I could see.
What does God say about trouble at work?
“Do everything without grumbling or questioning, so that you may be blameless and innocent, children of God without blemish in the midst of a crooked and twisted generation, among whom you shine as lights in the world.” The Good News: Do whatever is needed without hesitation or doubt, even in dark and confusing times.
What does the Bible say about God wanting us to pray?
God wants us to pray “on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests,” according to the book of Ephesians (6:18), but people are most motivated to pray when they need something from God.
What does the Bible say about working a job?
u201cYou who are servants who are owned by someone, obey your owners. Work hard for them all of the time, not just when they are watching you. Work for them as you would for the Lord because you honor God,u201d says Colossians 3:22.
What are the most powerful Bible verses?
My Top 10 Bible Verse Powerhouses
- 1 Corinthians 15:19. If our only hope in this life is in Christ, we will be the most miserable of all men.
- Hebrews 13:6. So we can confidently say, “The Lord is my helper
- I will not be afraid.”
- Matthew 6:26.
- Proverbs 3:5-6.
- 1 Corinthians 15:58.
- John 16:33.
- Matthew 6:31-33.
What does the Bible say about leadership qualities?
Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, Yes, I will help you, I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.u201d Great leaders know what they are capable of doing and when they are capable of doing it, and they believe they can overcome any challenge they face.
What are the 4 types of prayer?
u201cPrayer is the raising of the mind and heart to God or the requesting of good things from God,u201d writes John Damascene. This definition encompasses the four main types of prayer: adoration, contrition, thanksgiving, and supplication.
Does God command us to pray?
u201cThen Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up.u201d As you can see, the Bible commands us to pray and tells us what it accomplishes, so take advantage of this wonderful gift known as prayer.
Does the Bible tell us to pray for others?
u201cConfess your sins to one another and pray for one another so that you may be healed; the prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.u201d James 5:16.
What does the Bible say about not working?
For even when we were with you, we gave you this rule: “If a man will not work, he shall not eat.” We hear that some of you are idle; they are not busy; they are busybodies, and we command and urge such people to settle down and earn the bread they eat in the Lord Jesus Christ.
What does the Bible say about working for money?
Proverbs 12:27 The lazy do not roast any game, but the diligent eat the spoils of the hunt. Proverbs 13:4 A sluggard’s appetite is never satisfied, but the desires of the diligent are fully satisfied.
What does Bible say about laziness?
“Diligent hands will rule, but laziness will lead to forced labor.” “A sluggard’s appetite is never satisfied, but the desires of the diligent are fully satisfied.” “All hard work brings profit, but mere talk leads only to poverty.”
What sins are not forgiven by God?
There are three verses in the Christian Scriptures that deal with unforgivable sin: “Therefore I say to you, any sin and blasphemy shall be forgiven men, but blasphemy against the Spirit shall not be forgiven,” says Matthew (12: 31-32).
What does Psalm 27 say?
When evil men advance against me to devour my flesh, when my enemies and foes attack me, they will stumble and fall.
What the Bible says about life struggles?
Joshua 1:9 Be strong and courageous; do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go. Deuteronomy 31:6,8 Be strong and courageous; have no fear or dread of them, for the Lord your God is with you; he will not fail you or forsake you.