Words of Love for Mary & Merlin

I’m so happy for Mary and so sad for all of you. I imagine Mary will be missed. God bless, comfort, and direct your steps as you continue to fulfill the mission of Merlin and Mary. Maureen, DE What a pang it gave my heart to read that Mary had gone to join Merlin at the side of Jesus. What …

Understanding Our Destiny

Pharaoh’s daughter drew Moses out of the river and adopted him as her own. However, while he was very young, she had him stay with his own family. Daily, at his mother’s knee, he must have heard the story of God’s Divine intervention in saving him from death. At a very early age he must have been fully persuaded that …

Have You Heard About…?

Being a busybody (better known as a gossip) and prying into other people’s affairs are listed along with the sins of murder, stealing, and making trouble (see I Peter 4:15 TLB). Christians sometimes fall into the sin of prying into other people’s affairs and then gossiping about them. Apparently, God considers this as serious a sin as stealing or murder! …

Praise the Lord in All Things

I am drinking in every word of Power in Praise and I am so blessed. Jean, VA Power in Praise is a very encouraging book with many wonderful stories of the Lord’s bounty backed up with relevant quotes from the Bible. Maz, United Kingdom Power in Praise should be a must read for everyone! We all have problems and can …

Storms

By Mary Carothers Luke 8 tells us about Jesus and His disciples crossing the lake in their boat. While Jesus slept, a storm swept down on them so violently that the boat was being swamped. Verse 23 tells us…they were in great danger. When they woke Jesus, pleading with Him to save them, they were not overreacting. Their fear was …

We Just Can’t Lose

Recently I heard the testimony of a man, a new convert, who was striving to live a godly life, but was wrestling with his ungodly past. He had spent much of his fifty-five years in drinking, swearing and in immorality. Although God had forgiven him, he wrestled with his past. Old profane words kept shoving their way into his mind, …

The Awesome Power in Praise

Thank you for the message of praise through your books and the Praise News. Reading Power in Praise in 1974 when I was nineteen totally changed how I walked in my Christian faith and in my day to day living. Heartfelt thanks and God’s blessings. Vickie, MO I read Power in Praise and immediately began praying and thanking the Lord …

Eternity

A man traveled thousands of miles to see me and said, “Merlin, I want to tell you how thankful I am that God used you to help me know Jesus as my Savior.” As he shared his heart with me, he broke down in tears of joy. I was greatly blessed by his visit. His visit caused me to meditate …

Letters of Praise and Thanks!

Thank you so much for all that you do at the Foundation of Praise and for the books that Merlin wrote. They have changed our lives and we appreciate all of you. John & Susan, TX Some time ago you asked for reactions upon hearing that Merlin had passed away. At that time, I couldn’t respond. It seemed like Merlin …

Little by Little

By Mary Carothers Lot had lived for many years in close relationship with Abraham. Doubtless he had known about Abraham’s relationship with God. Free from the stress of today’s hurried pace, they probably spent many hours talking about God. The New Testament speaks of Lot as a righteous man (see II Peter 2:7,8). We can therefore assume that he instructed …