Answered Prayers

How weird, out-of-the-box prayers get answered.

Weird Prayers That Got Answered

Some prayers may seem silly or strange or contrary to belief. Outside the box. Pray them anyway.

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How a mother's intuition helped her young son take his first steps.

The Power of a Mother’s Intuition

How a mom’s gut feeling helped her young son take his first steps.

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How to ask God to answer your prayers.

4 Ways to Ask God to Answer Your Prayers

When it comes to building your case, there are no better instructions than in the Bible.

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Pray hungry. One woman's story of how fasting led to an answered prayer.

Pray Hungry

A prompt to fast on behalf of a hard-drinking dad leads to an answered prayer.

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There is value in waiting for an answer to a prayer, in learning to trust God.

When an Answer Comes Slowly

There is always value in waiting for the answer to a prayer.

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When you ask Jesus a question, here's how to hear His answer to your prayers.

Ask Jesus

How to recognize those holy moments and hear those answered prayers.

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7 Prayers God Says Yes To

7 Prayers God Always Answers

Here are some prayers that God can't resist.

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Guideposts: Actress Rhonda Fleming writes for Guideposts about her earliest experience with faith

Guideposts Classics: Rhonda Fleming on God's Love

In this story from January 1982, the acclaimed actress tells of her first encounter with God, when a prayerful plea received a response more immediate than she could have expected.

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A mother prays for her unborn daughter's future.

God Hears Your Prayers

When God prompts you to pray for someone–or something–be obedient.

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Rick Hamlin and son Tim Hamlin

When God’s Answers Are Better Than My Prayers

If you let go in prayer, listen, wait and trust in God’s love, you'll realize your ideas pale compared to what God and the Holy Spirit might have in mind.  

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Don't despair if you cannot pray. Reach out to others and your church.

Not Able to Pray?

You're not alone. I’m pretty sure that even the apostles had their ups and downs.

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Answered prayers can come in unlikely ways.

A Timely Answer to Prayer

God didn't seem to be responding. But then a message was received from 1,700 miles away.

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