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The Gross Inefficiency of Christian Prayer

Op-Ed for Thursday, December 18 (’14)

Prayer?  But what’s the point….

Mechanization.  Industrialization.  Miniaturization.  Production.  Bottom lines.  Consumption and Consumerism. 

This is our world, but it is not all our world is meant to be, and certainly not what prayer is to be. 2,570 more words

Book Reviews And Original Articles

Being of Service? Reflecting on Mary.

A Year of Being Kind blog – Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Being of Service? Reflecting on Mary.

Imagine a teenaged, unwed mother. In a conquered territory, under enemy occupation. 388 more words

People Are Not Our Enemies; Satan Is The Enemy

For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places. 520 more words

Bible

Thursday - 18/12/14

Don’t fret or worry. Instead of worrying, pray. Let petitions and praises shape your worries into prayers, letting God know your concerns. Before you know it, a sense of God’s wholeness, everything coming together for good, will come and settle you down. 89 more words

Encouragement

Why build large, beautiful, expensive churches?

A question has been recently asked of me, “Why build large, beautiful, expensive churches? Couldn’t the money be used better to help the poor?”

Here is your answer without excuses. 1,014 more words

A Glass In The PITCHER

The Great Power Within

I am very strong… for a girl. People tell me that. Physically, God made me a mesomorph, which basically means that even breathing builds muscle. If I were a guy, that would be a sexy characteristic. 473 more words

Contemplations