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A Thriving Prayer Life

My walk with God is faltering right now, especially in the prayer department. I need something to help get my prayer life going again, so I thought about trying to keep a prayer journal. I just have no clue how. How do you do that?

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An Appointment with the Lord

by Leslie Ludy

Corrie ten Boom wrote, “Don’t pray when you feel like it.  Rather, have an appointment with the Lord, and keep it!”  I have found this principle to be extremely helpful in making prayer my highest priority.  Very often, prayer is not what I “feel” like do


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Resisting the Enemy

by Leslie Ludy

As I’ve studied the lives of many great Christian women throughout the centuries, I’ve noticed that many of them had an incredible understanding of how to put on the full armor of God and resist the fiery darts of the enemy in the power of Christ’s name.I was greatly inspired by th


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Emptying the Backpack
Removing the Baggage that Hinders Intimacy

by Leslie Ludy

If we say that we have fellowship with Him, and walk in darkness, we lie and do not practice the truth.1 John 1:6Several weeks ago, the dynamics among the Ludy siblings were a bit “off.” Bickering, tattling, and selfishness had been continually tainting the peaceful atmosphere of our family.


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A Fresh Vision for Prayer

by Leslie Ludy

Whenever a new year begins, our society encourages us to “turn over a new leaf” in self-improvement areas such as fitness, diet, and personal goals.  And while it can be good to establish fresh vision and discipline in these areas, none of them are as important as our daily time wit


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The Art of Undistracted Prayer

by Leslie Ludy

Perhaps the most amazing privilege of the Christian life is storming the throne of grace and laboring in fervent prayer for the things burdening God’s heart. However, any Christian who has embarked on such a heroic act would easily agree that it requires much effort to fix your eyes upon Jesus – and keep them there.


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Gaining a Passionate Prayer Life
adapted from Wrestling Prayer

by Leslie Ludy

“My life is one long daily, hourly record of answered prayer.