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Praying For Change Quotes

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"Pray and seek for strength to change our circumstances rather than praying for our circumstances to be changed" - David A Bednar

"I'm praying for a misdemeanor" - Bobby Bowden

"I'm praying for a misdemeanor" - Bobby Bowden

"Prayer isn't where we change God, but He changes us. Instead of praying for OUR desires, let's pray He burden us with HIS." - LeCrae

"I am still praying for revolution." - Ani Difranco

"Praying for freedom never did me any good til I started praying with my feet." - Frederick Douglass

"Prepared for the worst,but still praying for the best" - Lil Wayne

"Anything in life worth working for, is worth praying for." - Napoleon Hill

"Are you living for the things you are praying for?" - Austin Phelps

"To imagine that God wants prayers and hymns of praise is to make him out to a sort of oriental potentate; while praying for favours is an attempt to get him to change his allegedly all-wise mind." - Barbara Smoker

"I'll certainly be praying for Hillary Clinton, too." - Robert Jeffress

"Leave not off praying to God: for either praying will make thee leave off sinning; or continuing in sin will make thee desist from praying." - Thomas Fuller

"It is much easier for me to imagine a praying murderer, a praying prostitute, than a vain person praying. Nothing is so at odds with prayer as vanity." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"I'm extremely blessed with my teammates. They're such an encouragement in my life. I have people praying for me and I'm praying for them as well." - Tobin Heath

"As I lay so sick on my bed, from Christmas till March, I was always praying for poor ole master. 'Pears like I didn't do nothing but pray for ole master. 'Oh, Lord, convert ole master;' 'Oh, dear Lord, change dat man's heart, and make him a Christian.'" - Harriet Tubman

"Praying for revival equates to blaming God for the condition of your local church." - Andy Stanley

"Whatever this feeling is - this is what I have been praying for. And this is also what I have been praying to." - Elizabeth Gilbert

"The Secret of Praying is Praying in Secret. The secret place of prayer calls for every faculty of mind and heart." - Samuel Chadwick

"I have not placed reading before praying because I regard it more important, but because, in order to pray aright, we must understand what we are praying for." - Angelina Grimke

"I don't believe that prayers actually change God's mind - if there is a God - but I liked praying for people in need. It was like moral weightlifting. I tend to be self-obsessed, and it was nice to get out of my brain once in a while." - A J Jacobs

"It is best to read the weather forecast before praying for rain." - Mark Twain

"Always remember that somebody is praying for the opportunity that you have." - Adrienne Bailon

"I've never thought there was anything I could hope to get by praying for it." - Julianna Baggott

"For me writing has always felt like praying even when I wasn't writing prayers." - Marilynne Robinson

"The biggest enemy to prayer is praying for something you already have." - Bill Johnson

"Praying for the end of time, so I can end my time with you." - Meat Loaf

"When God intends great mercy for his people, he first of all sets them praying." - Matthew Henry

"I can't watch TV longer than five minutes without praying for nuclear holocaust." - Bill Hicks

"Worrying is like praying for something you don't want to happen." - Robert Downey Jr

"Tell Aretha I'll be praying for herBecause she needs Jesus!I love her." - Patti Labelle

"Please join me in praying for America, that we will turn our hearts back toward God." - Billy Graham

"If you'll spend time praying for people instead of talking about them, you'll get better results." - Joel Osteen

"Tell Aretha I"ll be praying for herBecause she needs Jesus!I love her." - Patti Labelle

"I know there are millions of people praying for me, and I strongly believe in prayers." - Mariano Rivera

"It's hard to criticize someone if you are praying for them." - Elizabeth George

"Is your integrity at the level of the thing you are praying for?" - DeVon Franklin

"Even if I had nothing to do with the Canada Council, I'd be praying for it." - Karen Kain

"My self healing lies in praying for those who have harmed me." - Marianne Williamson

"I remember praying for peace all the time as a kid." - Queen Latifah

"Humanity is never so beautiful as when praying for forgiveness, or else forgiving another." - Jean Paul

"People who think they have no belief quite often say they want to pray but they do not know who or what they could be praying to. Aquinas would not say to such people, 'Ah, but you see, if you became a believer, a Christian, we would change all that. You would come to understand to whom you are praying.' Not at all. He would say to such people, 'If you became a Christian you would stop being surprised or ashamed of your condition. You would be happy with it. For faith would assure you that you could not know what God is until he reveals himself to us openly.'" - Herbert McCabe

"I used to pray that God would feed the hungry, or do this or that, but now I pray that he will guide me to do whatever I'm supposed to do, what I can do. I used to pray for answers, but now I'm praying for strength. I used to believe that prayer changes things, but now I know that prayer changes us and we change things." - Mother Teresa

"Stop praying. Start thinking." - Marilyn Manson

"Praying is begging for an unseen deity to alter the laws of nature for someone admittedly unworthy." - George Carlin

"I was wasting my time, praying for love. For a love that never comes, from someone who does not exist." - Steven Morrissey

"I am also praying for you, my beloved partner. God has a miracle breakthrough for your life." - Mike Evans

"When we pray for the Spirit, we are not praying for an answer; we are praying for God to enter us, to fill us with his presence, his thoughts, and his words." - James Bryan Smith

"It is important for Christians to spend time praying with or in the spirit-that is, praying in tongues. The Bible says, "For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God"" - Chris Oyakhilome

"After doing two years in prison, trust me, I've seen a lot of tough guys pray. They're not just praying for themselves; they're praying for their family and the people they've let down." - Ja Rule

"Don't change for nobody." - Lil Romeo

"Don't wait for change. You change." - Earl Nightingale

"Change and everything will change for you." - Jim Rohn

"For things to change, we must change." - Henry David Thoreau

"I can tell that you been crying all night, drinking all summer, praying for your happiness, hope that you recover" - Drake

"If I could hear Christ praying for me in the next room, I would not fear a million enemies." - Robert Murray M'Cheyne

"Little praying is a kind of make believe, a salve for the conscience, a farce and a delusion." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"When the Goths are at the gates, forming study groups and praying for deliverance is not effective defense." - G. Edward Griffin

"And as it turns out, if one person is praying for you, buckle up. Things can happen." - Anne Lamott

"The best way to encourage your children is to let them know you are praying for them." - Jim George

"Kindness, kindness, kindness. I want to make a New Year's prayer, not a resolution. I'm praying for courage." - Susan Sontag

"Such is the compassion, such the love which Mary bears us, that she is never tired of praying for us." - Alphonsus Liguori

"Keep on praying for faith, it is through prayer that you develop all your wonderful qualities of soul." - Myrtle Fillmore

"I pray, but who I pray to I'm not exactly sure, especially when I'm praying for more money." - Gary Panter

"Praying through is all about CONSISTENCY and INTENSITY. It's 'all-nighter' prayer. It just won't take 'NO' for an answer!" - Mark Batterson

"Seeing a man praying to Allah is enough for some people to assume he is a terrorist." - Damian Lewis

"When praying for the Lord's will about something questionable, don't give up if you don't receive clear leading after one prayer; just keep on praying until God makes it clear." - Curtis Hutson

"We should not be afraid, when praying to God, to give expression to a definite desire, even though we are in doubt at the time we are praying whether it is really the right thing to pray for or not." - Ole Hallesby

"I have been benefited by praying for others; for by making an errand to God for them I have gotten something for myself." - Samuel Rutherford

"When you're worrying you're not praying. Stop worrying start praying." - LeCrae

"A sinning man stops praying; a praying man stops sinning." - Leonard Ravenhill

"The secret of praying is praying in secret." - Leonard Ravenhill

"Praying men stop sinning and sinning men stop praying." - Leonard Ravenhill

"Out-of-balance praying leads to no praying at all!" - Bill Hybels

"It is impossible to pray for someone without loving him, and impossible to go on praying for him without discovering that our love for him grows and matures." - John Stott

"Abiding fully means praying much." - Andy Murray

"No praying, it spoils business." - Thomas Otway

"We must not be contented however with praying, without exerting ourselves in the use of means for the obtaining of those things we pray for." - William Carey

"God gave us family so that when we have a hard time praying for ourselves, we have others who will pray for us." - James Potter

"Give a man a fish, and you'll feed him for a day; give him a religion, and he'll starve to death while praying for a fish." - Anonymous

"If God listened to the prayers of men, all men would quickly have perished: for they are forever praying for evil against one another." - Epicurus

"Your prayers, effort and fasting for many years are not lost. This is the time you have been praying for. Breakthrough!" - T. B. Joshua

"For things to change for you, you've got to change!" - Jim Rohn

"We read of preaching the Word out of season, but we do not read of praying out of season, for that is never out of season." - Matthew Henry

"There is nothing to be valued more highly than to have people praying for us; God links up His power in answer to their prayers." - Oswald Chambers

"Just because they say they're praying for you in your face, doesn't mean they aren't laughing at your struggle behind your back." - Trent Shelton

"It is good to pray for the repair of mistakes, but praying earlier would keep us from making so many. When puzzled, go to prayer and listen." - J. C. Macaulay

"When I was praying there was a Presence - I saw nothing and yet Our Lord Crucified seemed present for a few instants." - Mary Potter

"We do our work for Jesus and with Jesus. It's not a matter of praying some times and working others. We pray the work." - Mother Teresa

"I believe the enemy has numerous tactics to keep us from praying because he knows that it is the greatest way for the kingdom of God to expand." - K.P. Yohannan

"Sometimes we think we are too busy to pray. That is a great mistake, for praying is a saving of time." - Charles Spurgeon

"My praying friend, continue to make known your desires to God in all things. ... Let Him decide whether you are to receive what you ask for or not." - Ole Hallesby

"Praying, is recognizing yourself to be that which you desire to be, rather than begging God for that which you desire." - Neville Goddard

"My lesbianism is an act of Christian charity. All those women out there praying for a man, and I'm giving them my share." - Rita Mae Brown

"Intercession means raising ourselves up to the point of getting the mind of Christ regarding the person for whom we are praying." - Oswald Chambers

"There are certain things we must not pray about - moods, for instance. Moods never go by praying, moods go by kicking." - Oswald Chambers

"The good news is that Jesus is praying for us. The bad news is that we are going to need it!" - John Wimber

"There is no point in praying for victory over temptation if we are not willing to make a commitment to say no to it." - Jerry Bridges

"I think it very wrong to pray for people while they are in distress and then not to continue praying, now with thanksgiving, when they are relieved." - C S Lewis

"We will not, therefore, lose our time praying to an imaginary god for things which our own exertions alone can procure." - Francesc Ferrer i Guardia

"The New Testament never once warns us that humbly seeking and praying for spiritual gifts will bring anything other than a blessing." - Sam Storms

"The white right is trying to set Barack up to be assassinated... There are Christians praying for God to kill Obama." - Louis Farrakhan

"How do we make the Lord's ways our ways? I believe we begin by learning of Him and praying for understanding." - Neill F. Marriott

"I became a lesbian out of devout Christian charity. All those women out there are praying for a man and I gave them my share." - Rita Mae Brown

"The Eyes of the Future are looking back at us and they are praying for us to see beyond our own time." - Terry Tempest Williams

"I never had any expectations of winning a Grammy. It wasn't something I was set on, that I was hoping and praying and starving for." - Beck

"I just keep praying for Joan to get her power back. To resolve her problems and rise to the top. To fight back!" - Christina Hendricks

"Never be entirely idle; but either be reading, or writing, or praying or meditating or endeavoring something for the public good." - Thomas A Kempis

"In doing God's work, there is no substitute for praying. The men of prayer cannot be displaced with other kinds of men." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"I've been praying to God to show me how to forgive myself. Because... maybe... that's the thing I've been searching for." - Mary J Blige

"When Queer Eye hit, the church told my mom they were praying for me. She said, God loves him too. And I support him 100 percent." - Jai Rodriguez

"First and foremost, praying about things and having the good Lord as a part of my life is a huge grounding thing for me." - Ashton Shepherd

"As a comedy writer, I'm always praying for the day I can tell a self-aware/break-the-fourth-wall style of joke." - Nicholas Stoller

"My mother was a Sunday school teacher. So I am a byproduct of prayer. My mom just kept on praying for her son." - Steve Harvey

"If you will change everything will change for you. Do' wait for things to change. Change does' start out there, change starts within....All change starts with you." - Jim Rohn

"If you will change everything will change for you. Don't wait for things to change. Change doesn't start out there, change starts within....All change starts with you." - Jim Rohn

"For things to change, you have to change." - Jim Rohn

"Change Quotes were designed for those who need to change." - Jon Jones

"Constructive change offers the best method for avoiding destructive change." - Theodore Roosevelt

"If you will change, things will change for you." - Jim Rohn

"Times will change for the better when you change." - Maxwell Maltz

"True praying has the largest results for good. Poor praying the least. We cannot do too much of real praying. We cannot do too little of the sham. If we would learn the wondrous power of prayer, we must not give a fragment here and there - A little talk with Jesus, as the tiny saintlets sing - but we must demand and hold with an iron grasp the best hours of the day for God and prayer, or there will be no praying worth the name." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"I think that was when the headmaster realized he had lost; he realized then that he was finished. Because, what could he do? Was he going to tell us to stop praying? We kept our heads bowed; and we kept praying. Even as awkward as he was, the Rev. Mr. Merrill had made it clear to us that there was no end to praying for Owen Meany." - John Irving

"Instead of waiting until crisis problems develop which result in panic praying for others, we need to trust God to protect them as we pray Spirit-led, thoughtful, caring prayers before the problems overwhelm them, and they are unable to cope. We need to engage in major battles, not just minor skirmishes, moving from surface praying to in-depth praying. We need to pray both defensively and offensively." - Bruce Willis

"No judge can stop us from praying for our country and I pray that on May 6, millions of Americans will join me in praying for our President, all of our elected leaders, and even for this unjust judge and all those who rule from the bench - that God would guide them and give them wisdom." - Franklin Graham

"We do not pray for the sake of praying, but for the sake of being heard. We do not pray in order to listen to ourselves praying but in order that God may hear us and answer us. Also, we do not pray in order to receive just any answer: it must be God's answer." - Thomas Merton

"Have you noticed how much praying for revival has been going on of late - and how little revival has resulted? I believe the problem is that we have been trying to substitute praying for obeying, and it simply will not work." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"I'm praying for 'Ice Age' 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10. Because I really think we can run those characters into the '60s, and I'm talking the 1960s, you know? The Civil Rights Movement. That's what I'm praying for, because then I wouldn't have to do anything else." - Denis Leary

"For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change." - Jim Rohn

"Things change pretty rapidly. But they don't change inevitably. They change because you work for it." - Barack Obama

"Prayer is action. By it we step out in advance of all other results . . . Praying is an activity upon which all others depend. By prayer we establish a beachhead for the kingdom among peoples where it has never been before. Prayer strikes the winning blow. All other missionary efforts simply gather up the fruits of our praying." - David Bryant

"[Praying] demands that you take to the road again and again, leaving your house and looking forward to a new land for yourself and your [fellow human]. This is why praying demands poverty, that is, the readiness to live a life in which you have nothing to lose so that you always begin afresh." - Henri Nouwen

"We still had the prayer support of our church. We shot this film [War Room] in Charlotte, North Carolina, and we had about 85 churches rise up and support us across racial and denominational lines, and many of them were praying for us, and we built some prayer teams where we had people on set praying." - Stephen Kendrick

"You've never in your life seen a picture, I bet any one of you, never seen a picture of one of these old Pilgrims praying when they didn't have a gun right by the side of them. That was to see that he got what he was praying for." - Will Rogers

"Sometimes we pray in our heads and we never get a real opportunity to solidify what it is that we're praying for or what we're praying about. So once you write it down, it's like a flow. It comes out and you solidify the thought or the idea or the request." - Iyanla Vanzant

"God is going to supply a million dollars, somebody is praying right now, right this second, you're praying for a million dollars and God said, "I have heard your prayer, I know your need, and I'm going to supply the need that you requested," it's done, in Jesus' name." - Pat Robertson

"Despite all the help I've given to persecuted Christians, I've always found that I'm the one who's been helped the most. Their faith has - again and again - helped me find my own again. We'll never experience full Christian discipleship if we aren't persecuted or if we aren't praying for, praying with, and living alongside those who are." - Johnnie Moore, Jr.

"Non-praying is lawlessness, discord, anarchy." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"She died praying that she might die." - Mary Chesnut

"The secret of praying is praying in secret. A sinning man will stop praying, and a praying man will stop sinning." - Leonard Ravenhill

"Helping hands are better than Praying Lips" - Mother Teresa

"I got my own way of praying." - Tom Petty

"Praying Christians know nothing of their friends" - Leonard Ravenhill

"The key to prayer is simply praying." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"Happiness is a way of praying." - Jose Bernardo

"Praying solves the problems of prayer." - Samuel Chadwick

"She died praying that she might die." - Mary Boykin Chesnut

"I don't believe in praying to win." - John Wooden

"Praying doesn't mean repeating a prayer." - Juanes

"The Indian race are waiting and praying." - Chief Joseph

"Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day; teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime; give a man religion and he will die praying for a fish." - Benjamin Disraeli



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