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Prayer God’s Gift to Peace

Gaining True and Lasting Peace Through Meaningful Prayer to God our Father!

Mrs Diane Mary Markey
6 min readNov 10, 2022


The miraculous power of prayer, hands with God’s power shining forth.
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Peace in my heart brings peace to my family.
Peace in my family brings peace to my community.
Peace in my community brings peace to my nation.
Peace in my nation brings peace to my world.
Let there be peace on Earth,
And let it begin with me.”
(As Spoken at the Sacred Center- Manhattan, NY)
Alicia Wood

Finally, brothers and sisters, rejoice! Strive for full restoration, encourage one another, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you. 2 Corinthians 13:11

This an inspiring article about bringing God’s peace in times of conflict.

Peace in our hearts! How to find true and lasting peace. The type of peace which seeps deeply and soothingly within our souls. This is a troubled world of wars, violence and lack of concern for others. Yes, a world of the absence of human compassion. Yes, where nations have no benevolence for their neighbours. And, greed. Yes, the ever-increasing need for what others have.

You will hear of wars and rumours of wars, but see to it that you are not alarmed. (Matthew 24:6)

I have said these things to you, that in Me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world. John 16:33

Peace, this treasure we seek. Peace, this pearl we once had. And now have lost. Peace, is this cherished emotion, that we seek, search and yearn for with all our being. “Now may the Lord of peace Himself give you peace at all times in every way. The Lord be with you all.” (2 Thessalonians 3:16)

We are weary and torn. There is no doubt in our hearts and souls. That we, our friends, our community and our nation. Yes, even our world needs and groans for Peace. Our earnest search is on. We seek such peace for now, for today and



Mrs Diane Mary Markey

Published inspirational books on my love for God the Father and His Son Jesus Christ. The articles on Medium also are Christian stories. Retired Counselor.