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Daily Devotional | Jabez's Prayer

  • April 12, 2021 | 1 Chronicles 4:10

Born into poverty, Walt Disney grew up to create what he envisioned as the “happiest place on earth.” We all love to read stories about men and women who overcame hardship and went on to bless others. Even more, we can be encouraged to know that God can even use difficult things in our lives for His purpose and glory.

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Hello Friend,

Do you have a prayer warrior in your life?

Maybe it’s your grandmother or a church friend. What a treasure to know someone is praying faithfully on our behalf. And what about you? Do you consider yourself a person dedicated to prayer?

Many of us may feel more like this month’s daily devotional Bible study author Dr. Chris Rappazini, “I know prayer is something I need to do and most of the time it is something I want to do. But other times I wonder if it is working or if I am even doing it right?”

Join us this month as we open God’s Word to study Powerful Prayers of the Bible. Together, we’ll look at the prayers of Jesus, kings, prophets, and Christ’s followers. And, as we learn from Scripture, we hope you’ll experience a refreshed and reinvigorated prayer life.

Jamie Janosz
Managing Editor

About this month’s writer:

Chris Rappazini is the Associate Professor of Pastoral Studies at Moody Bible Institute. He is the former President of the Evangelical Homiletics Society and previously served as the Associate Minister of Preaching and Teaching at Southside Christian Church in Spokane, Washington. Chris and his wife, Ashley, and their three children reside in Northwest Indiana.

Thank you for studying the Bible with us!

- Jamie Janosz
Managing Editor

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