Advent: The Appearing

“The Lord is coming, always coming. When you have ears to hear and eyes to see, you will recognize him at any moment of your life. Life is Advent; life is recognizing the coming of the Lord.”  _ Heri Nouwen The season of Advent celebrations has begun.  The term, “Advent,” means “coming” or “appearing.”  We …

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Prayers of Faith – Simplicity

Second in a short series on praying in faith "...they think that they will be heard because of their many words."  - Jesus of Nazareth, as recorded by Mathew In the last post, the words of Jesus on praying intimately with the Father in heaven were the focus.  Now, Matthew 6:7-8 are the focus. In …

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Path to Intimacy

Prayers of Faith – Intimacy

“But whenever you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you.”  - Jesus of Nazareth, as recorded by Matthew As followers of Christ, we are enjoined to “pray without ceasing,” and “devote yourselves to prayer, …

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