Tag Archives: Impossible Prayers

Do It Anyway

People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives. Do good anyway. If you are successful, you will win false friends and true enemies. Succeed anyway. The good … Continue reading

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When I am Hungry

Lord when I am hungry, give me someone needing food. When I am thirsty, send me someone needing a drink When I am cold, send me someone to warm When I am grieved, send me someone to console When my … Continue reading

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Disturb Us, Lord

In the pantheon of dangerous prayers, this ranks up there for those fools and faithful who know the falseness that comes with too much comfort. It reminds me of Amy Carmichael’s prayer where she prays “from┬ásubtle love of softening things, … Continue reading

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