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A Prayer Service of Guideposts

Answered Prayers

It has been said there are three answers to our prayers: “yes,” “no” or “wait a while.”  However, underlying each and every answer is the silent promise, “I am here.”  Experience the power of God's love and feel the comfort of God’s presence in these true stories of answered prayer.

  • November 24, 2011
    My answered prayer is that I thought I might be alone for Thanksgiving dinner. I got together with five friends and we went out to the Center for dinner. It was great and great fellowship!!! Praise be to God!!
    Anonymous
  • November 24, 2011
    In Thanksgiving for receiving a job in my field - adult aging services. Its been a long three years with studying and volunteering. Thank you Lord and my "saints".
    By Beth
  • November 24, 2011
    the lord is amazing!!! for the thanksgiving day of prayer, i sent several prayer requests. one was for my dear friend brenda who recently received disability. she was worried about christmas dinner, and toys for the grandchildren. i told her tha i would take her shopping and pick up the tab. well, she was too proud to take it. anyway, she received some back disablity pay, and now will be able to provide christmas dinner for her family and buy a few gifts. God knows what is in our heart before we even ask it. Thank you and God bless you all!!!! Happy Thanksgiving from Canada
    By Cynthia
  • November 24, 2011
    On this Thanksgiving I am grateful to have more than sufficient money in the bank to meet my needs.
    By Pointsettia
  • November 24, 2011
    Thank You Heavenly Father for blessing, healing and saving my Mother, Brother, family, friends, neighbors and me, continue to bless, guide and protect us. Forgive us of our sins. Thank You for giving me a good new job. Bless those on our prayer list, homeless, unemployeed, uninsured, suffering loss, facing danger, disaster and bad weather, our public servants and service men. We ask in the name of Jesus, not our will, but Yours be done. Amen gcm
    Anonymous
  • November 24, 2011
    I Have Been Praying that My Husband come back Home and My God Michael - came home I don"t know how are what but he call me Sunday and said i am ready to come home I need you can you come and get me I cryed and said Thank you Lord He is here home Where we all belong as a Family I love My Husband Thank you Lord for answing My Pray I never gave up Thank you Thank you I am so Happy I love you Pray team and all help me thur this hard time Thank you All Have a Happy Thanksgiving From Charleszetta - From Fl
    Anonymous
  • November 24, 2011
    Dear Lord, thank you so much for making my relationship with George stronger and stronger. It feels so right and I am so grateful to you on this Thanksgiving.
    Anonymous
  • November 24, 2011
    "God, thank you for all the grace and favors which you have given me --
    By eb
  • November 24, 2011
    Thank You, Holy Lord, for the beautiful gift of new life. Our grandson was born Monday morning, C-section, and he is PERFECT! You are so good, Lord! Please continue to bless his family, and heal his mom. You know the other needs in his family. I trust You, Lord, to take care of each of these - in Your perfect timing, and in Your perfect way. I praise Your Holy Name, Thank You, Jesus! Amen.
    By Judy
  • November 24, 2011
    Dear Lord, Thank you for blessing us this year. I thank you every day but Thanksgiving is a special day of prayer and i thank you for your blessings upon this nation and all who live, pray and worship you. Jean
    Anonymous