Tag Archives: Prayer

Guatemala V: Let Your Yes Be Yes

Jesus values the characteristic of saying what you mean and meaning what you say. It’s a virtue. In fact, Jesus taught not to swear that something is true or to swear on your own head (or the grave of a … Continue reading

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Inner Being Outer Fruit

Today we focus away from life’s fruit for a moment and onto the roots of the tree: the inner being. How’s your behaviour? How’s your decision-making? Let’s look down. Under the soil to our roots. How is your inner being? … Continue reading

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God’s Voice in Your Circumstances

Whatever you are facing, bring it to the God whose voice thunders in marvelous ways. You know him. He knows you. He can speak to the circumstances you face. You can enter his realm in prayer to lay out your … Continue reading

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Relentless Passion For Justice

Whether it is the expropriation of property through coercion or the selling of children into sex slavery, or forced labour of men and women around the world, God hears the cry of people suffering injustice. Do we hear? Are we … Continue reading

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Protecting and Unifying

Jesus specifically prayed for his disciples before his arrest. These were his last moments of freedom and he made it a priority to lift them up the Father in heaven. And what did he pray? For protection, unity, and setting … Continue reading

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Shameless Audacity

Be shamelessly audacious in prayer. Knock on God’s door in the middle of the night. Interrupt God when you think he has turned off the lights and gone to bed. Why? Your tenacity will make a difference. God can intervene … Continue reading

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Forgiver

We should be forgivers. That should be our MO as followers of Jesus, who has forgiven us so much. This is a commitment we make when we pray as Jesus taught: Forgive us for our sins. We forgive everyone indebted … Continue reading

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