Rush
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Regular Joe replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"""thy will be done"" I agree, so long as the person praying actually means it. "
Sep 9
Edward Warden replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"Agreed."
Sep 8
Rush replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"I agree that Faith without deeds is dead. God helps, but I have to work at it too. I don't think that praying out of money for your own ambitions that do not have God is good. For example I think its good to pray for success in Him through many…"
Sep 2
Michal the Slovak replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"When Adam was in the garden of Eden, before God created Eve, he (Adam) was perfect, because he didn't sin yet. And because he was perfect, he was 100% husband material, he was ready to be a husband. Maybe God wants to teach you something, or…"
Sep 2
Rick Shelton replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"Dang.  Never mind, I read the title wrong.  I read it as "Praying for Wife, Material..."."
Sep 2
Penelope replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
""selfish" isn't the vice I'd be worried about in this context.  "Presumption" is.  It has been my experience, and I think this is supported by parts of Paul's epistles, that there is value in preparing…"
Sep 2
Rick Shelton replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"Don't just ask to be the man that deserves the girl, work at being that man."
Sep 2
Rick Shelton replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"Praying for a good Christian wife, if you're a good Christian man that is, would not be selfish as it would answer at least two prayers should it come about.  But the second part of the question about material possessions well,…"
Sep 2
Will replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"Maybe you'll get it that way.  Abraham didn't, though, and I think we can call him a winner."
Sep 2
Rush replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"Thank you all for the replies. I know that it is on God's watch, but I also don't want to be waiting forever and end up being a old parent, I'd rather be a younger parent, eventually."
Sep 2
Jack Bauer replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"It might be a bit selfish.  But, a lot of prayers are.  And, that's fine.  Just remember to include the "thy will be done" part.  There's nothing wrong with asking for what you want.  Humility comes not…"
Sep 2
Bill Kropp replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"I definitely agree with what these guys said. I praye for a long time for my wife to come along, and it seemed like it wasn't going to happen. So at a certain point, I just put it in God's hands, and lived my life for Him. Not to mention,…"
Sep 2
Roland replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"Of course not, that is how a believer is to live, friend. It took me 20 years of prayer; I have the wife the Lord provided me, and now I understand why it seemingly took so long... Our Lord is not in a hurry, he provides the best for us, if we…"
Sep 2
Will replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"It's OK to pray for yourself.  Why not?  However, it's easy to put something you want as something you won't surrender.  If it's become the focus... surrender it!  Surrender is crucial.  God may be…"
Sep 2
Tim Dienes replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"One pastor I knew would encourage such a prayer, but also added that I pray that He would help me become more ready to be a husband, more teh kind of husband He would like for me to be."
Sep 2
Bill Anderson replied to Rush's discussion Praying for Wife Material. Selfish Prayer? in the group Christian Men
"I think if that is taking over the relationship you have with God i.e. Your praying more for that then praying for a relationship with God, then yes I think it can be selfish. But just by itself I don't think it is selfish we are made to do…"
Sep 2

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Penelope replied to Vince's discussion college:problem with procrastination
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Penelope replied to Nick's discussion Th lonely life of full-time pastors
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