Tag «Prayer»

For What Would You Pray?

If you found yourself imprisoned overnight in chains for no reason other than your religious beliefs, and before your release the following day, you were severely threatened to never speak about Jesus again, what would you do? What actions would you take upon release? Well, I can imagine the first action you might take would …

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National Repentance

Ever hear of Yoweri Kaguta Museveni?  Well, neither had I until today. Museveni is the President of Uganda and has been since 1986.  Museveni’s tenure as president has not been without problems, but last month, Museveni did something that put him on the radar.  He publicly repented and asked God for personal and national forgiveness. …

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Did You Think To Pray?

Consider the following truth: “Jesus went more readily to the cross of Calvary than we do to the throne of grace in prayer.” But why is that so? Is it because of a lack of faith?  A spirit of independence?  Carelessness?  Yes, yes, and yes. Friends, when I meditate upon that opening statement, I am …

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Stop Praying!

Stop praying?  Now, that’s not what you typically hear, but that’s exactly what God once told Moses.  Not that God was frowning on prayer, but the time for praying without action had passed.  It was time to act.  God told Moses to tell the children of Israel to “move forward!” (Exodus 14:15). Friends, could it …

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