Answered Prayers

Persistent prayer

How to Wait for an Answer to Your Prayers

Prayer requires us to believe, be patient and pray frequently while trusting God’s will.

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Connected by an Amazing Answered Prayer

The chance encounter that changed her life.

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Rev. John Newton

Rev. John Newton, the Pastor Who Wrote 'Amazing Grace'

One of the world's most beloved hymns was written by a onetime slave trader who repented, turned his life over to God and became an ordained minister and an ardent abolitionist.

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Phnesha Marchette and her daughters, Gabby and Gigi

A Voice Told Her to Take Up Painting, and She Heeded the Call

Struggling with anxiety and insomnia during a turbulent time in her life, Phnesha Marchette was given a stern set of orders by her physican: She was to take a leave of absbence from her stressful job. But how would she fill the idle hours?

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Butterfly

Personal Change Through God’s Grace

Through our faith in Him, all things are possible. He can change how we think, live and love.

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Blessing to others

YOU Are an Answer to Prayer

It’s more than a little awe-inspiring, isn’t it? But that’s the way God’s world works.

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Pray as if you expect an answer

Pray Like George Müller

What if you really expected God to answer your prayers? 

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A red rose rests on a closed Bible.

A Sign of Answered Prayer

The landlady's prayer advice helped this family save their store.

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Janeshia Adams-Ginyard

She Prayed Her Way into a Role in the Marvel Film 'Black Panther'

Stuntwoman Janeshia Adams-Ginyard on how prayer helped her land a role on one of the biggest films of 2018.

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Mountain moving faith

3 Ways to Have Faith Like Jesus

Pray boldly. Go out on a limb. Pray for things that can’t happen without God’s intervention.

A close up of an older and younger patient holding each other's hands for help.

A Heaven-Sent Hospital Roommate

The perfect roommate calmed her fears.

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How Does God Hear All Our Prayers at Once?

We asked Dr. Elizabeth Berne DeGear, a biblical scholar and chaplain, a big spiritual question: How does God hear all our prayers at once?

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Faith

The Audacity of Faith

When our human strength is depleted, faith connects us to the source of power.

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Candace Payne, the mom who became an internet sensation thanks to a Chewbacca mask

How Chewbacca Mom's Prayer Was Answered

The mother of two who became an internet sensation had one seemingly unattainable dream: To take her family to Disney World.

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