Prayer Stories

Stories of answered Prayer
    Faith in Action
    05.19.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

    On July 2, 1982, Larry Walters of Los Angeles, California, filled 45 weather balloons with helium and tethered them to an aluminum lawn chair.  He soared to 16,000 feet for 11 hours before shooting some of the balloons with his pellet gun...

      No Limitations
      05.12.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

      The past 18 months have been a trying experience for our family. In January 2018, my husband, Davis, and I were expecting our third child. Shortly thereafter, we had a miscarriage -- followed by a second miscarriage...

        Terrorist Attacks
        04.28.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

        On Easter Sunday morning, my wife, Jennifer, and I headed bright and early to set up for church at the Katy Main Street campus.  When we were finished, I happened to see an email and much to my surprise, it was from my cousin, Larry, who is...

          For My Sake
          04.21.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

          God has been incredibly faithful in answering my prayers throughout my faith journey! Growing up in England, I did not come from a particularly strong Christian background. However, as a young child I always believed in God and felt I had a...

            Trusting His Timing
            04.14.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

            The week after my husband Nicholas, who is in the Air Force, and I got married last summer, we started filling out all the paperwork and medical clearances the military needed so I would be able to accompany him to his next post in Italy. We were...

              Great is God's Faithfulness
              04.07.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

              Early in the fall of last year, my husband Mark’s job changed within the same company, and he began working from home.  With this came a pay cut, so our budget was really tight.  After looking at our finances and wanting to be...

                Never Too Far Gone
                03.31.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

                If you would have told me 18 months ago that I would be clean and sober of ALL mind-altering substances … helping other women to recover … leading some to Jesus … serving as an active member of a loving and...

                  When I Opened My Heart
                  03.24.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

                  Born and raised in a church that emphasizes works, I attended worship services every Sunday. During this time, I certainly believed in God, but did not have a close and personal relationship with Him. I did not read the Bible even though there...

                    A Priceless Gift
                    03.17.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

                    In 2016, my husband and I traveled to Rivne, Ukraine, with Michael Gott International (MGI), to teach conversational English and share the Gospel for two weeks. This Christian organization always partners with a local church whose members...

                      Staying the Course
                      03.10.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

                      Cliff - Late in 2017, doctors saw problems in my bloodwork that indicated I must lose weight or my general health would deteriorate rapidly.  I had been substantially overweight for many years and as I aged, the test indicators had...

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