No matter how dedicated you are, one day you will miss a prayer time. No matter how serious about prayer you are, at some point you will realize it’s been too long since you’ve communicated with God.
Shhhhh… this makes some people uncomfortable but we all go through times when we don’t pray as much as we would like. Continue reading
Everyone that has ever prayed has asked God questions.
Usually those questions are something like this:
· God, what do you want me to do in this situation?
· Father, should I accept this new job opportunity?
· Lord, who do you want me to pray for today?
Those are good questions and they should be asked.
However, there are questions that we may assume aren’t appropriate to ask. Continue reading
Our emotions are given to us by God. The spectrum our emotions cover is incredible.
We may be completely overjoyed that expressive words pour out of us, or we may be so crushed with despair that words fail us. Most days we won’t find ourselves at those extremes. Somewhere in the middle is where we live. Depending on our personalities and circumstances we may deal with our emotions in different ways. Emotions are powerful, they can give us hope or they can deflate us. Continue reading