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Revive Your Prayer Life (Part 1)

10 Ways to Revive Your Prayer Life

Have you ever felt disappointed in prayer? Does prayer feel more like a burden than a relief? Does your experience in prayer leave you feeling more worn out than uplifted? You are not alone. I call it “prayer fatigue” because I think many people experience prayer as a draining, and often disappointing, activity. The person […]

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A Few Unnamed Shepherds

(This is from my book Pursuing the Christ, which will be rereleased for Christmas 2018. Right now, it is unavailable. Watch for it next year!) What a concert You arranged for a few unnamed shepherds! I think of the most beautiful voices on earth singing the grandest piece of music ever composed. The sound of […]

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Present Tense God

Power in the Name of Jesus

In the context of your present circumstances, God’s name is a present-tense name. Not I WAS. Not I WILL BE. His name is always I AM. Do you see that by telling you that His name is I AM it changes the center of gravity of the whole relationship? Everything tips in His direction. The […]

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Do Your Prayers Go Past the Ceiling?

Do Your Prayers Go Past the Ceiling?

When you pray, the indwelling life of Christ changes everything. You are not trying to get the attention of a God who is far away. You don’t have to devise rituals that will make your prayers reach a distantly located God. He has made His home in you. If you have ever said to yourself, […]

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