Tag Archive for: Prayer

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Ukraine’s Plight and Jesus’ Ascension

  Ukraine's plight has gripped the world's attention from the moment Putin began his war of aggression against this former Soviet republic. We wake up each day to check the headlines. Has Ukraine's plight worsened during the…
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Surprised By Grace & Judgment, Isaiah 15-24

Photo by Erik Brolin on Unsplash Are you surprised by God's grace? Not always. We often take his grace for granted. What about his judgment? Does that surprise us? Actually, it shocks us, because we think, like Santa Claus, God will always…

In God We Trust? Ancient Words for Today’s Headlines

  Photo by Dan Dennis on Unsplash   "In God We Trust" is stamped on the back of every coin and dollar bill in my wallet. But it's the $20 on the front that I often trust in more. "We all have control issues," said the preacher…

“Ask” and Hear Jesus’ Answer: Meditating on Mark 10

Why should I turn my unfiltered desires into prayer? So Jesus can first transform me and then answer them.