Don’t worry about anything, but in everything, through prayer and petition with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. Philippians 4:6 csb I would like to share a major answer to prayer our family recently experienced. The Business For several years, my son, Sam, together with a partner, ran a business that promoted Christian concerts. It … Continue reading When God Answers
Then Jesus told them a parable about their need to pray always and not to lose heart. Luke 18:1 NRSV Our Constant Refuge Throughout life there will always be things that will come in order to distract us from the Lord. That is why the place of prayer must be our constant refuge. In prayer … Continue reading Pray!
But when you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you. Matthew 6:6 ESV All of Life Comes Together The place of prayer is where all of life comes together. It is where we see ourselves as … Continue reading The Place of Prayer
There is a storm gathering in the Ukraine. Political upheaval has left the country in a state of instability. Russia is threatening military action in Crimea. The world is sitting on the edge of their seats, waiting to see what will happen. As God's people, our first response to this situation should be to pray. … Continue reading Praying in Crisis
Nowhere in Scripture are we ever told to "build the Kingdom of God" here on earth. There are preachers and teachers that will say that, but nowhere do we find this idea supported in the Word of God. God's Kingdom is the exercise of God's authority. It is God reigning. And because His reign is … Continue reading Extending the Kingdom