You pray for the hungry. Then you feed them. That's how prayer works.— Pope Francis
Staggering Prayer Works quotations
You're a work of art. Not everyone will understand you, but the ones who do, will never forget about you.
Negligence in prayer withers the inner man.
Nothing can be a substitute for it, not even Christian work. Many are so preoccupied with work that they allow little time for prayer. Hence they cannot cast out demons. Prayer enables us first inwardly to overcome the enemy and then outwardly to deal with him.
Pray often, for prayer is a shield to the soul, a sacrifice to God, and a scourge for Satan.
Work hard in silence, let your success be the noise
More things are wrought by prayer than this world dreams of.
Prayer is powerful! It fills the earth with mercy, it makes the Divine clemency pass from generation to generation; right along the course of the centuries wonderful works have been achieved through prayer.
Prayer is the most important activity a born-again Christian can perform.
It should head your list of priorities, for certainly the world around us desperately needs prayer. Prayer will open the door for God to do a glorious work in these last days. Prayer will stem the tide of evil.
Work until you no longer have to introduce yourself.
The prayer of the feeblest saint who lives in the Spirit and keeps right with God is a terror to Satan. The very powers of darkness are paralyzed by prayer; no spiritualistic seance can succeed in the presence of a humble praying saint. No wonder Satan tries to keep our minds fussy in active work till we cannot think in prayer.
You can pray while you work. Work doesn't stop prayer and prayer doesn't stop work. It requires only that small raising of the mind to him: I love you God, I trust you, I believe in you, I need you now. Small things like that. They are wonderful prayers.
Every one of our children will be brought into the ark, if we pray and work earnestly for them.
Maybe it won't work out. But maybe seeing if it does will be the best adventure ever.
Prayer is my chief work, and it is by means of it that I carry on the rest.
Continuing a Lenten series on prayer: Prayer is co-operation with God.
It is the purest exercise of the faculties God has given us - an exercise that links these faculties with the Maker to work out the intentions He had in mind in their creation.
All great soul-winners have been men of much and mighty prayer, and all great revivals have been preceded and carried out by persevering, prevailing knee-work in the closet.
Just do what works for you, because there will always be someone who thinks differently.
Prayer is essentially a partnership of the redeemed child of God working hand in hand with God toward the realization of His redemptive purposes on earth.
The most glorious works of grace that have ever took place, have been in answer to prayer; and it is in this way, we have the greatest reason to suppose, that the glorious out-pouring of the Spirit, which we expect at last, will be bestowed.
My only wish isto transform friends of God into friends of man, believers into thinkers, devotees of prayer into devotees of work, candidates for the hereafter into students of the world, Christians who, by their own procession and admission, are half animal, half angel into persons, into whole persons.
If you're not willing to do the work, don't complain about the result.
Get into the habit of dealing with God about everything.
Unless in the first waking moment of the day you learn to fling the door wide back and let God in, you will work on a wrong level all day; but swing the door wide open and pray to your Father in secret, and every public thing will be stamped with the presence of God.
Intercession is the truly universal work for the Christian.
No place is closed to intercessory prayer: no continent, no nation, no city, no organization, no office. No power on earth can keep intercession out.
God sometimes answers our prayers by giving us what we would have asked for had we known what He knows.
Stay positive, work had and make it happen.
God has created us to love and to be loved, and this is the beginning of prayer-to know that He loves me, that I have been created for greater things.
We call men to repent and believe. And if they repent and believe, truly in that moment they are saved in that moment. But the evidence is more than just the sincerity of a prayer. It is a continuation of the working of God in their life through sanctification.
Be patient in trials, watchful in prayer, and never cease working.
Forget all the reasons why it won't work and believe the one reason it will.
Without Prayer nothing good is done. God's works are done with our hands joined, and on our knees. Even when we run, we must remain spiritually kneeling before Him.
Two hands working can do more than a thousand clasped in prayer.
The most glorious works of grace that have ever took place, have been in answer to prayer.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Indeed many things which we shall not be able to discover either by the experiment of works or by the investigations of reason we shall deserve to be taught by importunate prayer, by the revelation of divine inspiration.
Pray as if everything depended on God, and work as if everything depended upon man.
Pray for great things, expect great things, work for great things, but above all pray.
You must be prepared to work always without applause.
Two hands working can do more than a thousand clasped in prayer.
To pray is to let God into our lives.
He knocks and seeks admittance, not only in the solemn hours of secret prayer. He knocks in the midst of your daily work, your daily struggles, your daily grind. That is when you need Him most.
While we see the Course of the final abolition of human Slavery is onward, & we give it the aid of our prayers & all justifiable means in our power, we must leave the progress as well as the result in his hands who sees the end; who Chooses to work by slow influences; & with whom two thousand years are but as a Single day.
Work hard in silence. Let your succes be the noise.
The one concern of the devil is to keep Christians from praying.
He fears nothing from prayerless studies, prayerless work, and prayer-less religion. He laughs at our toil, mocks at our wisdom, but trembles when we pray.
I've found that prayers work best when you have big players.
I am an atheist. I do not believe in prayers, I believe in work. And my work is that of an author. My pen is my weapon.
Prayer does not enable us to do a greater work for God. Prayer is a greater work for God.
For the devil may tempt the good, but he cannot find rest in them;
for he is shaken violently, and upset, and driven out, now by their prayers, now by their tears of repentance, and now by their almsgiving and similar good works.