Tag Archives: Prayer

Wesley Covenant Prayer

This prayer of John Wesley has been on my heart for a while. I wanted to share it with you (The language has been updated a bit). I am no longer my own, but yours. Put me to what you … Continue reading

Posted in John Wesley, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Praying The Scriptures: Colossians

One of the best ways that we can pray is to pray the Scriptures. After all, they are the Word of God. We can pray these truths in our own lives and in the lives of those around us. In … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Family | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Book Review: Prayer

I’ve had several books that I am working on this month and I’ve finished them all about the same time. This book, Prayer: Experiencing Awe and Intimacy with God by Timothy Keller is the latest. Keller, as many of you … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review | Tagged | Leave a comment

Praying Through the News

The other day, I had the evening news on. The kids were home, so the evening news on the TV is worse than not having the TV on. Abbie, our oldest, asks, “Why do you watch the news?” There are … Continue reading

Posted in Bible | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

A Child’s Prayer

The other night at dinner our eldest daughter, Abbie, prayed this line as part of her dinner blessing- “Help us to be proactive in loving our neighbors.” I was caught off-guard for a few reasons. First, that she used proactive … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Pray Like Jesus: Living Forgiveness

On Sunday, we continued our series on The Lord’s Prayer called “Pray Like Jesus” by looking at the phrase “Forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors.” Forgiveness is central to the Biblical narrative. Jesus died on the cross, … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pray Like Jesus: Give Us This Day

In our series, “Pray Like Jesus” we have been breaking down the phrases of The Lord’s Prayer and seeking to understand how we can move beyond saying/praying these lines to living out the model prayer that Jesus gives us. You … Continue reading

Posted in Hope Church, Sermons | Tagged , , | Leave a comment