Do I Really Pray?

DO I REALLY PRAY? “This kind cannot be driven out by anything but prayer” (Mark 9:29) “The prayer that the Lord Jesus has in mind is ‘not merely a pious exercise,’ rather it is ‘the sense of complete dependence on God from which sincere prayer springs.’ A life of prayer...

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Lord Teach Us to Pray

This was the request of the disciples after they had observed the Lord at prayer privately (Luke 11) This must also be our desire, to grow in prayer. Here is a list of ten items that we must pray for specifically. 1. Salvation of the lost (Rom 10:1) 2. Sanctification...

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A shoot from the stump of Jesse

“There shall come forth a shoot from the stump of Jesse, and a branch from his roots shall bear fruit” (Isaiah 11:1 ESV) Isaiah 10 talks about God’s judgment on Israel where the nation would be reduced to a state of near nothingness. But in chapter 11 we find words of hope....

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Spur one another

“Spur one another…” As September approaches, the leaves slowly start to turn vivid oranges, yellows, and reds, your acquaintances and friends you never had time to meet up with during the summer months ask you THAT question. “So, how was your summer?” and you pause for a split second, and reply, “It...

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