Evening Prayer – Trust God

Prayer is trusting God


In my deepest, darkest moments, what really got me through was a prayer. Sometimes my prayer was ‘Help me.’ Sometimes a prayer was ‘Thank you.’ What I’ve discovered is that intimate connection and communication with my creator will always get me through because I know my support, my help, is just a prayer away.

Iyanla Vanzant[1]

One of my greatest joys is knowing wherever I am, God is there with me and for me. He never takes a break and runs off to the local coffee house, leaving me floundering.  God’s presence within me is His Spirit – the Holy Spirit. Always with me, never departing. So, whether I’m experiencing despair, just a funky day, or having a grumbly attitude, He knows, understands, and will take care of me. Sometimes all I need is a spiritual soul hug, a perfectly timed song, or a gentle (or tough) attitude adjustment. He’s so good at taking care of me . . . and you too.

I am weary with my moaning;
every night I flood my bed with tears;
I drench my couch with my weeping.

Psalm 6:6[2]


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  1. Iyanla Vanzant. (n.d.). BrainyQuote.com. Retrieved March 16, 2016, from BrainyQuote.com Web site: http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/i/iyanlavanz519994.html
  2. Psalm 6:6. (2106). Bible Gateway. Retrieved March 16, 2016 from Bible Gateway website: https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Psalm+6%3A6&version=ESV

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  1. Chan YC
    March 17, 2016
  2. Jeanette
    March 18, 2016

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