Posts from October 2012

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5 Minute Prayer Break – Day 13

by Bard Letsinger

John 16:33 “These things I have spoken to you, that in Me you may have peace. In the world you have tribulation, but take courage; I have overcome the world.” (NAS) Today we take a break from a look at the Lord’s Prayer this week as the tragedy of Super Storm Sandy that hit the […]

5 Minute Prayer Break – Day 12

by Bard Letsinger

Matthew 6:9 “…’Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name” (NAS) A little boy was ask to pray for his Sunday School class. “Dear Art, thank you for this day, and Art would you bless our parents and our teacher and Art please help us all to listen and be good…” The teacher […]

5 Minute Prayer Break – Day 11

by Bard Letsinger

Luke 11:1 Now it came to pass, as He was praying in a certain place, when He ceased, that one of His disciples said to Him, “Lord, teach us to pray, as John also taught his disciples.” (NKJ) The disciples were used to seeing the Pharacies praying their ritualistic prayers several times a day in […]

Crable’s Small Group

by Bard Letsinger

How important is Small Group? Just ask Al and Jennie Crable. They are members of Renegade who live in Beeville, 60 miles from Victoria, but are committing to drive to Victoria every Tuesday starting July 10 to lead a Small Group. WOW!!! See, Small Groups are where friendships are made, needs are met, and prayers are […]

5 Minute Prayer Break – Day 10

by Bard Letsinger

Philippians 1:3-4 I thank my God upon every remembrance of you, always in every prayer of mine making request for you all with joy, (NKJ) Relationships are what make life rich. When we think about the good times in our life our friends are somewhere in the picture. When we go through the bad times […]

5 Minute Prayer Break – Day 9

by Bard Letsinger

1 Samuel 1:27 “For this child I prayed, and the LORD has granted me my petition which I asked of Him. (NKJ) In the Bible when Hannah prayed for a child she did not just pray for a child but also for his future. So often when we pray we talk to God about the […]

5 Minute Prayer Break – Day 8

by Bard Letsinger

Matthew 6:8 …For your Father knows the things you have need of before you ask Him. (NKJ) Some people ask “If God knows what I am going to ask before I ask it what is the point of praying?” Look at it this way, as a child there were times your parents knew what you […]

5 Minute Prayer Break – Day 7

by Bard Letsinger

1 Timothy 2:1-2 Therefore I exhort first of all that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks be made for all men, for kings and all who are in authority, that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and reverence. (NKJ) Last night we had the last Presidential Debate before the […]

5 Minute Prayer Break – Day 6

by Bard Letsinger

Matthew 6:7 “And when you pray, do not use vain repetitions as the heathen do. For they think that they will be heard for their many words. When you talk to a friend do you repeat the same thing over and over again? Have the same conversation every time you talk? Probably not. So why […]

5 Minute Prayer Break – Day 5

by Bard Letsinger

Philippians 4:6 Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. (NLT) worry – verb: to give way to anxiety or unease; allow one’s mind to dwell on difficulty or troubles. We all worry about things; some of us are even professionals worriers […]