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Our church family would love to celebrate with you how you’ve seen God answer prayers, whether in big or small ways. As we worship and love our Father in Heaven, He shows us His truth, redemption—and miracles—even in the midst of life’s great difficulties.
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I want to thank you CLC family, and especially Pastor Bill and Lisa, and Pastor Andy for your support, encouragement, and prayers - for today I was just offered a position with the nonprofit side of the Smithsonian! I have had a desire to work in a museum setting for many years and God opened up this door! I praise our Lord for His grace and loving kindness in preparing me for this opportunity! He has No bounds; He will not be limited even when I feel lacking! He is ever faithful! I will now be able to enroll in the online program that he also has put into my heart, a Master of Sacred Arts. I'm so excited about this program - as it combines the studies of Theology and Scripture (in words and images) with classical studies in Philosophy, the Arts and Architecture, and Studio Arts. Our God is awesome and I give Him all the glory!
Received: May 7, 2019
My husband has been unemployed for over a year and last year I started sowing a seed towards a house and a wedding party, cause we only did a blessing ceremony. The lord this year stirred me up to apply for a home loan, and I was scared that I could never afford it as I was the only one working, but praise be to the Lord, I got approved for a home loan, not only that we received a discount 21.7% on the property. The Lord is so faithful and is genuinely a provider; He will meet all of our needs and desires, there is no God like Him, He is worthy of all the praise and the honor. Thank you so much for all you've done for me and my family.
Received: April 30, 2019
My previous prayer request God is still working it out in my life. I want to thank everyone who prayed for me and still praying for me.
Received: April 26, 2019
Praise God that our family has been blessed to have a second vehicle, as we live in an area that being a stay at home parent without having a second one has sucked. I’d prayed many times over the last few years of us trying unreliable or unsustainable options that failed us, and many periods where we just made do with the one, but it’s very refreshing to now have a reliable, second vehicle that isn’t sucking cash constantly, going to breakdown repeatedly and is allowing this mama to get to some stuff she’s long wanted to and hopefully to build some more community and of a support system for our family as we transition from 6 to 7 of us here soon. Thank you God for making an unexpected way for this to be possible!
Received: April 2, 2019
It was back in early August when I lost my job. Shortly after that I put in a prayer request. Praise God - I just got a job! Thank you for all your prayers!
I had experienced periods of unemployment in my career during the recession, and they were lengthy and very stressful times. And I was preparing myself for the same. Yet, this time was different. God made this happen in 3 ½ months!
Being part of the CLC family, praying together with many of you one-on-one, along with the prayer ministry, together with words of encouragement made a difference. Instead of anxiety, I saw my own faith and trust in God become strengthened during this period of unemployment through your prayers. The interviews for the job, receiving the job offer, and then onboarding all happened very quickly – taking less than 3 weeks and just before Thanksgiving! – Thank you, my Lord, for you are glorified!
“…we know that in all things he works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” Rom 8:28.
Received: November 24, 2018
You guys! I got healed during second service on Sunday, Sept 23, when Pastor Dave was in town. He had a response time at the end but also specifically prayed for those that needed healing. If we needed healing, he asked us to place our hands on the area that needed it. I placed my hand over my shoulder. No crazy feeling at the time other than a tangible awareness of God’s presence in that service!
I injured my rotator cuff sometime in August. I had some pain that wasn’t going away so after two weeks I went to the doctor who put me on a heavy ibprofin regimen and said to not lift or do any weight related things for 4-6 weeks. He also gave me a physical therapy routine which required a lot of supplies and was for three times a day. Needless to say, I think I only did that once or twice. Well on Sunday morning, before church, I was at the gym with friends to cycle; I tried the bench press (just the bar) to see how I was feeling and that pain was still there even with only the bar. I figured I’d finally break down to buy the physical therapy equipment. Then I went to church from there.
On Monday, I tried the bench press and there was no pain; I even added some weight, still no pain. And today I did a workout with weights and still no pain!
This is a big deal for me as I don’t think something like this has happened to me specifically even though I’ve seen it happen countless times in other people’s lives. 🙂 Not sure how to properly communicate the blessing that this is. So I figured it would be a great testimony to share!
Received: September 26, 2018
I attended the Night of Worship this evening for the first time and it was amazing! I moved to the area in December 2017 with the anticipation my husband and son would follow. To make a long story short, I found out a few months ago they were not coming. My life has been crushed, to say the least, as I move toward divorce and a custody battle. I have been very alone here and through many prayer requests, I have asked God for guidance, strength and peace during this season.
Tonight, a beautiful young lady named Julie came to me after worship and said that she was led to give me a hug and to tell me that I was not alone. Naturally, I cried my face off! This just touched my heart so much and confirmed that God does speak through others. I am so, so thankful Julie had the courage to approach a complete stranger and hug me and speak those words! So blessed tonight!
Received: August 24, 2018
When I was living overseas in UZ I had one really tough year with a co worker. I prayed that in the next teaching year I would have a Christian friend closer ( I did have friends on Sunday but no one in my work place.. most were not believers) In the beginning of the year at a welcoming party two new people joined us and one clearly came up to me and said I heard you have a church group can my husband and join? I couldn't believe how clear this was. I was the art teacher and she was music. Our director had decided on top of this to move our rooms closer together for convience for the students. This person became a main support for me that year. there was a second person sent who was also a close friend who also became my kids friends and lived in walkable distance from our house. I now had prayer friends in within the school and were able to pray in tough days together. I was extremely thankful for their support and we had the most amazing year of teaching and feeling Jesus in our presence and decisions at school. My prayers in UZ were answered higher than my expectations.
Received: July 10, 2018
15 Call upon Me in the day of trouble;
I will deliver you, and you shall glorify Me.”
As I was meditating on this verse on Friday I asked God to show me a sign that He’s with me and to show me His love that He’s taking care of me. So, I went to do a side job on Saturday (next day) and I expected to make $250, but in the end the client not only paid me $360, but also called a restaurant and ordered some fancy food and paid for it. For those who are reading I want you to know that God hears our prayers and respond to us. I bring my tithes and offerings to the altar and I believe that God pours out blessings until it overflows.; He lives.
Received: June 17, 2018
Over a year ago I put up a prayer request as me and my husband had been trying to conceive for over 2 years. I would like to testify that God has been faithful and we are blessed with a baby girl. She was born 2 months ago in February 2018 and to God be all the Glory. I thank God for the gift of this baby and thank you for your prayers.
Received: April 4, 2018
I will extol the Lord at all times; his praise will always be on my lips. I will glory in the Lord; let the afflicted hear and rejoice. Glorify the Lord with me; let us exalt his name together.
“They triumphed over him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony…”