Tag Archives: Prayer

The Word: 1 John 5:14-15

And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to this will, he heareth us: And if we know that he hear us, whatsoever we ask, we know that we have the … Continue reading

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The Word: Psalm 119:33-40

 Teach me, O Lord, the way of Your statutes, And I shall observe it to the end. Give me understanding, that I may observe Your law And keep it with all my heart. Make me walk in the path of … Continue reading

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The Word: Philippians 4:4-8

Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice! Let your gentle spirit be known to all men. The Lord is near. Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be … Continue reading

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Two Easy to Spot Problems with The Prayer of Jabez

Recently a friend asked me what I knew about The Prayer of Jabez. I’d never considered writing about it before now because I thought it was already played out. It was popular when I was in college (which was some … Continue reading

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The Ordinary Graces of God

No, there’s not mistake in the title of this post. It’s true that God’s grace is extraordinary, but the ways the Bible teaches us to interact with him are what at least one pastor has called ordinary graces.

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Sermon recommendation: Praying Boldly

I was recently edified and encouraged by these two sermons on Luke chapter 11 by Pastor John MacArthur. He has many more sermons on this chapter, but the two I wanted to share today are “Pray Boldly” and “God’s Generous … Continue reading

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Praise God! LHT Shares Story of Church that Turned Back from Contemplative Practices

This headline just made my morning! From Lighthouse Trails Research: “Church Heading Toward Contemplative Turns Around After Seeing the Evidence.” Someone from Texas wrote in to LHT to encourage them with the news of how their materials were able to … Continue reading

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