Tag Archives: Prayer

Captain, ship of fools

I had a trio of events occur that chastised me, lest I should ever be tempted to become proud of myself. I am at not at my best when I’m concentrating on a task and am interrupted. The worst case … Continue reading

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Raven meat

I’ve been reading in the Old Testament. I was interested in David, so I started with 1st and 2nd Samuel. To set the stage, 1st and 2nd Samuel follows the books of Joshua and Judges. Joshua tells the story of … Continue reading

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Thankstrusting

There are pumpkins on my porch. There is football on television. These clues tell me that fall has arrived on the calendar, even though the Charlotte weather doesn’t seem to be cooperating. Fall means Thanksgiving. I was reminded of the … Continue reading

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Let’s talk

I’m trying to be a better friend. I know that a healthy, growing relationship requires consistent two-way communication. If I’m honest with myself, I have to admit that in my most important friendship I talk far more than I listen. … Continue reading

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Do you pray?

God certainly encourages prayer and constant communication of our needs, hopes, and desires to him. Jesus modeled consistent prayer to the Father throughout his ministry. In the end, however, the intent of prayer is to grow relationship, not necessarily to make our lives … Continue reading

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You have been weighed…

Oh yes, you shaped me first inside, then out; you formed me in my mother’s womb. I thank you, High God—you’re breathtaking! Body and soul, I am marvelously made! I worship in adoration—what a creation! You know me inside and … Continue reading

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My life a prayer

I pray to God —my life a prayer— and wait for what he’ll say and do. My life’s on the line before God, my Lord, waiting and watching till morning, waiting and watching till morning. Psalm 130:5 MSG

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