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What is the Point of Prayer?

The following is a question from the Reasonable Faith site:

Dear Dr. Craig,

I have recently moved on from Christianity to agnosticism, but I regularly check out your Q and A section as much of the content there is more sensible and thought provoking than the kind of thing I hear from a lot of Evangelicals. 2,396 more words


St. Catherine of Alexandria

Catherine was a noble virgin of Alexandria. Before her baptism, it is said, she saw in vision the Blessed Virgin ask her Son to receive her among His servants, but the Divine Infant turned away. 134 more words


Protecting My Inner Peace

I have to say that I’ve really got to try harder in protecting my inner peace. Just a few weeks ago, I remembered a sermon from Joel Osteen that it’s not what was outside that sink you but what gets inside you. 160 more words

Faith Walk

Thanksgiving 2015

In preparation for the Thanksgiving holiday, here are a couple of thoughts:

Remember the ones who got the whole thing started…

  • In 1620, there were 102 people who spent 65 difficult days at sea coming to the New World.
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Romans 10:9-13 and How to be Saved

I’m not sure when it started in certain streams of Christianity, but there are whole swaths of people who believe that if you pray a “sinner’s prayer” you are saved. 396 more words


A Thanksgiving Prayer


Thank you Father for the blessings you’ve given this day
Help us to remember, Thou has shown us the way
And give us strength to help those in need… 72 more words


Lord's Prayer May Cause Offense

The Church of England is threatening legal action over the rejection of a one-minute film featuring the Lord’s Prayer that it wanted to run before showings of the new Star Wars film that opens shortly before Christmas. 54 more words

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