If you are anything like me, you might need to re-orient your life in the direction of a greater emphasis on prayer. My hope is that in a month, when I finish my 40-day journey, this emphasis on prayer and fasting will not stop. My hope (and prayer) is that I will have an even greater zeal and desire to draw near to Jesus. Continue reading Jesus’ Model for Prayer
Our family recently had an experience that reminded us of the power of prayer. It was a Monday morning and I was trying to get off to work when we discovered that the water wasn’t working in our home. Now, to some of you, this probably sounds like a minor problem. But we felt pretty fragile at the time. We had just moved into a … Continue reading God Fixed It!
This Sunday (July 14th) our son John will be dedicated to the Lord. Although my wife and I did this long before he was born, Sunday will be more of a public proclamation in front of our church family. Steph and I have the God-given responsibility of raising this child, but there is also an element of resignation on our part where we give John … Continue reading A Prayer For Our Son