Devotionals Aren’t Enough!

Yes, the title of this post is somewhat contradictory since a blog can be considered devotional to a degree. However, my prayer and hope is that what I write challenge and cause those who read them to delve further into God’s Word and seek Him earnestly. Now,...

Talk To God, Not People

What need, issue, or matter of concern is there in your life right now? Who are you talking to about it? Where are you going to address the matter? Consider the following… “It has been the practice of those who follow in the steps of Hudson Taylor to move...

Sin And Prayer

Ever contemplated it is a sin NOT to pray for someone? Consider what is written in 1 Samuel 12:23… Moreover, as for me, far be it from me that I should sin against the Lord by ceasing to pray for you… It is not just a sin NOT to pray, but a sin against THE LORD...

God Already Knows

Consider a few thoughts regarding prayer… “Your Father knows what you need before you ask him.” (Matthew 6:8) Which one of you, if his son asks him for bread, will give him a stone? Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a serpent? If you then, who...

Only By Praying

Short post… long on reflection. There are at least three things in the Christian’s life that can ONLY occur through prayer. These things include… Revelation from God… The Holy Spirit’s comfort… Spiritual strength. Read all the books...

Prayer And God’s Will

While in seminary I asked Dr. T.W. Hunt this question… “What is your view of prayer and God’s will?” This was his answer… All genuine prayer begins with God who places his will as a burden on the heart of a believer to pray. Since the...