Interesting during times of tragedy when people of all stripes tend to come together through prayer and offer prayers as a comfort to victims, families, and communities, that the godless among us consider heartfelt prayers either meaningless platitudes that should be done away with, outright offensive, or both.
“My dear brothers and sisters, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry.”
– James 1:19
I published the prayer below before 2017 began and thought it was worth a reboot. I pray this prayer in earnest every day but, I have to be honest, I have squandered more than a few seconds and have not… Read More ›
This is the heart of the Christian message—God cares so deeply about each one of us that he has provided a way for us to have an authentic, intimate relationship with him. Prayer is one of the incredible blessings of the Christian faith, for the more we believe, the more God reveals himself.
Something a little different for the Marriage Monday post, a simple book recommendation. 31 Prayers For My Wife is a compilation of prayers that were carefully composed based on areas of life that almost every wife faces. As you use… Read More ›
Is your worship of God half-hearted and mediocre?
A while back I was speaking and asked for a show of hands, “How many of the wives have had too much affirmation over the past month?”
Laughter broke out across the room. No, haven’t had too much of that.
Thank you for my marriage. You have used it more than anything else in my life to teach me about You. Thank you for using my spouse to show me how to be more patient, kind, gentle and loving.