A HOUSE OF PRAYER

It is noticeable!  Many of our churches have acquired new names.  We are left with the challenge of determining if they are Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Charismatic, Independent, Presbyterian or just what! Once we attend a Service or two, we soon discover the type of program or programs they “offer”, and the type of music orContinue reading “A HOUSE OF PRAYER”

PRAYER

Many of us learned about prayer at our mother’s knees, and additionally beside our bed.  That act became “mighty handy” when we found our fragility in some unexpected experiences.  That old saying: “There are no atheists in fox holes” becomes a revolutionary experience for many when the “chips are down”, as we face the unexpectedContinue reading “PRAYER”

HAWAIIAN

A friend of ours of Hawaiian descent was the recipient of a telephone call, informing her that a sister had just suffered a major heart attack, and it was questionable concerning her survival. If you have experienced such an encounter, you can well imagine the mental turmoil of those succeeding hours.  You are in ArizonaContinue reading “HAWAIIAN”

HAVE YOU PRAYED ABOUT IT?

So, you have been faced with difficult decisions; have we not all experienced such encounters in our lives. It is just a part of living here on the place called earth! Some of decisions maybe health related; others may involve financial decisions. Then there are individuals, especially in our modern society, facing re-location to anotherContinue reading “HAVE YOU PRAYED ABOUT IT?”

WHY WE LOVE PSALM 23

Even the people who shun the likes of Christians are ready to have Psalm 23 read at their funeral. It just seems so “funeralish” to the human ear when it is repeated. In reality its contents cover almost every facet of our lives. It covers our Life, our Death, and Eternity. In that hospital roomContinue reading “WHY WE LOVE PSALM 23”

IN JESUS’ NAME

“In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans. And he who searches our hearts knows the mind of the Spirit, because the Spirit intercedes for God’s people in accordance with the will of God. “ RomansContinue reading “IN JESUS’ NAME”

I WILL BE PRAYING FOR YOU

“This, then, is how you should pray:‘Our Father in heaven,hallowed be your name,your kingdom come,your will be done,    on earth as it is in heaven.’” Matthew 6:9-13 Let a catastrophe enter into our lives, be it small or monstrous, its significance is usually one that not only affects us, but attracts the attention of others. In the processContinue reading “I WILL BE PRAYING FOR YOU”