Category: Prayer

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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The Rise and Fall of Prayer!

Have you ever thought what would happen to the prayer life of an atheist if they fell off a thousand foot cliff?  My suspicion is that they’d find a way to pray somewhere before the 999th foot of the drop! 

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Are You Listening, Lord?

Do you ever get the feeling that God isn’t listening to your prayers?  Do you often wonder if you’ve done something bad enough that the Lord no longer favors your requests?  Have you considered, even momentarily, that God will not

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Why We Don’t Pray?

“But you, dear friends, build yourselves up in your most holy faith and pray in the Holy Spirit.”  Jude 20 Reasons We Don’t Pray: Lack of discipline. Lack of faith. Lack of sensing a nearness to God (How we “feel”;

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In Jesus’ Name I Pray

I’m often asked why I insist on praying in Jesus’ name.  I understand that some denominations and churches do not teach the practice of actually saying “in Jesus name” at the close of a prayer, while others do.  Maybe that’s

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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

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A Simple Whisper

It doesn’t take a genius to figure out there are a lot of people buying for our time and attention these days.  I can’t remember a day when we haven’t had at least one telemarketer call our home.  Our mail

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