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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 10, 2011
    Praise God for answering our cries! I wrote yesterday of my daughter's plight of possibly having her child support decreased in court today. But God had other plans. Her ex-husband did not even show up for court! The judge has dealt with him before in their divorce preceedings and realized that he is not responsible so he will not put this case back on the docket. And... in our state he will not be able to petition the court again for three years! I just wanted to give the Lord praise and credit,and to possibly help encourage someone else who may be struggling in their faith. Remember, He is faithful. In Christ, Sharon
    By Sharon
  • November 10, 2011
    My brother is Deaf and been out of a job for 2 1/2 years he has two small children 8 & 5. After submitting prayer request for finances he recieved a letter in the mail stating that he has been approved for Disability starting in December. What a huge blessing for him.
    By Beth
  • November 10, 2011
    Over a year and half ago, I needed to take a prep course for an exam. I couldn't afford the course, so I studied for the exam on my own and took it. I didn't pass and I knew it was because I really needed to take the course. Well today I was able to sign up and pay for the course on my own in full w/o loans or credit and will be taking the course next year. God is so good! I'm really excited. I'm waiting on him to move in another very important area of my life regarding a relationship and I believing he's worked it out already. Praise God!!
    By Chrissy
  • November 10, 2011
    I requested prayer this morning for my wife's car. Her lights would not turn off and she was worried about the battery running down. About a minute after I submitted the request, she called to inform me that someone had showed her how to fix it. Thank God!
    By someone
  • November 10, 2011
    Father, I've been in a dark place, a black hole. I'm overwhelmed by depression, broken heartedness and lonliness. It has been an effort putting one foot in front of the other. I dread waking up in the mornings. I requested prayer for deliverance from depression, anxiety and lonliness. I continue to request prayer for those things and for a special Christ centered miracle. Today, for the first time in a very long time I awake sincerely thanking God for a new day. Thanksgiving and praise were on my lips. Thank you Jesus. Please continue to lift me up in prayer. Amen.
    By Linda
  • November 10, 2011
    I prayed that my brother would stop taking drugs and that his voilent behaviour would go away and that he lived peacefully with his family. Praise be to God my prayers for him has been answered and his life has take a turn for good. Thanks for all you help in praying with me.
    By Sharnette
  • November 10, 2011
    Last year I asked you to pray for my son and daughter in law who had separated. They have now reconciled and are living together with their two little boys. Thank you and Praise the LORD
    By Elaine
  • November 10, 2011
    Thank you Lord, I have been praying for my adult son's recovery from pneumonia, and lst night we spoke to him on the phone, he is able to return to work. He has a long way to go t oget stronger, but we will continue to pray for his complete health. Grateful forever.
    By mom and dad
  • November 10, 2011
    thanks to all of you who prayed for my wife zana,she passed her chp test with a score of 99.9 percent.she missed 1 thing.god is good.thanks again and god bless
    By bill
  • November 10, 2011
    God answers all my prayers, big and small. I am grateful.
    By k