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From the archives of Oral Roberts Suppose you were to pray to God and receive no response from Him whatsoever. Would you think that your prayers had not been heard? One day Jesus told His disciples a story to illustrate their need for persistent prayer and to show them that they must never give up […]

Lindsay Roberts If the Spirit of him that raised up Jesus from the dead dwell in you, he that raised up Christ from the dead shall also quicken your mortal bodies by his Spirit that dwells in you. — Romans 8:11 When you accept Christ as your Savior, the very same Spirit that raised Christ […]

Richard Roberts On April14, 1865, after President Abraham Lincoln had been shot, thousands of people wandered aimlessly through the streets of Washington. They were like lost children, waiting for someone to tell them what to do. In the middle of the confusion and tears, a man stood on the steps of the U.S. Capitol and […]

From the archives of Evelyn Roberts “Come, follow me,” Jesus said. — Matthew 4-19 NIV Years ago I attended a retreat, and during the devotions-in-motion portion, our leader asked us to find a partner, close our eyes, and let our partner lead us around the room while we sang, “Where He Leads Me I Will […]

From the archives of Oral Roberts – Third of three parts When Peter and John returned to their company of believers and they began to lift their voices to God with one accord, they prayed: “And now, Lord, behold their threatening: and grant unto thy servants, that with all boldness they may speak thy word, […]

From the archives of Oral Roberts – Second of three parts After Peter and John were threatened and then released by the religious leaders who had commanded them never to speak in the Name of Jesus again, Peter and John went immediately “to their own company” (Acts 4:23). In other words, they went back to […]

From the archives of Oral Roberts – First of three parts Are you being threatened by something today? Is your back to the wall so that you’re about to give up hope? Do the odds seem insurmountable? The disciples of Jesus knew this feeling. In Acts 3 and 4, we read how Peter and John […]

Richard Roberts In the hills of Kentucky there was a coal mining town where the houses were built so close together that one family could sit on their front porch and carry on a conversation with the family next door. The families of this town were also no strangers to hard times, since layoffs could […]

From the archives of Oral Roberts We can learn a lot about the power of not giving up from studying the Old Testament. For example, in I Kings 18:42˗44 AMP, we find the prophet Elijah on the top of Mount Carmel, praying for rain. There had been a terrible drought in the land for 3 […]

Lindsay Roberts My father-in-law, Oral, once told me a story about a woman who wanted to attend one of his healing crusades. She didn’t live in the city where the crusade was going to be held, and she didn’t have the money to make the trip. It was her heart’s desire to see Oral Roberts. […]