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Old 08-06-2012, 04:59 PM
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Help Me Pray...

I have a simple request. For the past five years, I haven't gotten to sleep without chemical help. Well...I don't have any medicine. I'm running on two hours of sleep, and that's been the routine for awhile now. I'm holding on to a thread, hanging over a volcano. If I miss one more night of work, I lose my job. Please help me to pray for just three or four hours of natural sleep before work, so my life doesn't begin to unravel. Thank you.
1 John 4:8 He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love.
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Old 08-06-2012, 06:14 PM
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Will pray now.
If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.
2 Chronicles 7:14 KJV

He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the LORD require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God? Micah 6:8 KJV

Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is. 1 John 3:2 KJV
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Old 08-06-2012, 06:20 PM
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Will be praying for you Matt.
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Old 08-06-2012, 09:18 PM
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Old 08-07-2012, 04:22 AM
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Re: Help Me Pray...

try listening to some comforting music while falling asleep.
try memorizing some scriptures and quoting them to yourself while falling asleep.
Image yourself in the arms of Jesus safe and protected from all harm, and sleep in peace.
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Old 08-07-2012, 06:00 AM
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Matt, my mind whirls at night. It doesn't want to go to sleep. So if I can keep my mind on a subject that I like to listen to, it is easier to fall asleep.

Many times I put the Bible on DVD on at night and it plays all through the night. I fall asleep with it playing scripture and I wake up to scripture in the morning.
It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in man. (Psalms 118:8)
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