From the Pastor’s Desk…

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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Daniel a Man of Prayer

“Now when Daniel learned that the decree had been published, he went home to his upstairs room where the windows opened toward Jerusalem. Three times a day he got down on his knees and prayed, giving thanks to his God, just as he had done before” (Daniel 6:10) We can...

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Weep and Wail

Weep like a bride dressed in black, mourning the death of her husband.9 For there is no grain or wine to offer at the Temple of the LORD. So the priests are in mourning. The ministers of the LORD are weeping.10 The fields are ruined, the land is stripped bare. The grain is destroyed, the grapes have shriveled,    and the...

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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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