Category: Prayer

Your Kingdom Come?

The Lord’s prayer is often repeated, but not often understood.  When Jesus answered the disciple’s request to “teach us how to pray,” He gave them a model prayer that included the phrase, “your Kingdom Come, your will be done on

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Thank You For The Stuff?

I notice that my children, and many of the young people I minster to, both have a similar mode in the way they pray.  They often either stick to tried and true prayers or rote sentences (like, “thank you for

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Stressful Days

It seems like the whole world is looking for a diversion from the stress and strain of life.  Some are turning to drugs or alcohol, others to sex or to food, and some to drastic measures like suicide.  Jesus spoke

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The Verdict!

“For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.  For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world,

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The Response?

“As Jesus and his disciples were leaving Jericho, a large crowd followed him. Two blind men were sitting by the roadside, and when they heard that Jesus was going by, they shouted, ‘Lord, Son of David, have mercy on us!’

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God Sensitive?

When you pray, whose agenda are you praying for? Are you praying to God and hoping He’ll start working your list of miracles? If so, you’ll be waiting a loooong time! That’s not how God works at all. God has

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Not Feeling Like A Prayer Warrior?

Do you ever struggle to concentrate when you worship God? What about when you pray? Do things enter your mind that have no business there? Are there times in your life when your prayer-life is so weak you wonder if

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Say What?

If you hang around the church long enough, you’re going to get a chance to pray in a group or two.  If you talk about your faith at work or at play, sooner or later someone will ask you to

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Are You Wholehearted?

      I’ve been asking the Lord for an answer to a very specific question for a couple of weeks now. For some reason, I’ve either not received an answer or I didn’t notice when I did receive it.

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How’s Your Prayer Life?

  I really blow it from time-to-time. Sometimes I lose my temper and pop-off at my wife, or my children–then I’ll feel bad for hours. Once in a while another driver can really get to me, too! I’ve been known

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