Persistent Prayer

Unanswered prayers may contain messages all their own. Persistent prayer is one way to respond to unanswered prayers, and persistence in prayer is always a good idea. Learn from others' prayer stories to see how they coped with unanswered prayers and to look for ways to deepen your prayer life.

Thank you when things go wrong

Giving Thanks When Things Don't Go Your Way

Gratitude can be found in less than ideal circumstances

Build spiritual strength by reading the Bible daily.

Spiritual Strength Training

Like any commitment, daily practice makes you stronger.

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How to cope with unanswered prayers.

3 Ways to Cope with Unanswered Prayers

How to hang on and trust God to be true to His promise of provision

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What Good Friday's suffering can teach us.

Good Friday–Triumph Over Suffering

Jesus teaches us not to love suffering, but how we must not avoid it.

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when prayers go unanswered

When I Don’t See Answers to My Prayers

Rely on this helpful tip when you feel discouraged God isn't answering your prayer.

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Don’t Quit…Just Start Over

Learn the value of persevering with renewed purpose.

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When Prayers Go Unanswered

My spiritual models and mentors keep on praying through it all, persevering.

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Reverend Pablo Diaz

A Child's Question: How Does Prayer Work?

His daughter's struggle with unanswered prayer helps him find the words to overcome a test of faith.

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Daily Devotionals: Stories of faith in frustration;  Guideposts

Finding Faith Through Frustration

Some days life feels too hard. It’s tempting to despair. But I find it helpful to remember what Job did...

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Someone Cares: 12:31

A daily reminder to pray improves a former professional athlete's life immensely.

Prayer blogger Rick Hamlin

When Prayers Aren't Answered

What happens to prayers that go unanswered? What if the answer is No?

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Mornings with Jesus contributer, Camy Tang

When God's Timing Is Taking Too Long

Are you growing impatient waiting on God to answer your prayers?

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Sharon Hinck, Contributing Author Mornings with Jesus

Devotion for When You're Feeling Down

Content can be a daily battle.

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Prayer Partners

All prayer requests sent to Guideposts gets prayed for.  Find out how it's done and also how to become a volunteer.

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