Why We Should Pray Like Children Pray

A friend asked me recently if I still wanted him to ask God to “Please let Ed live and serve.” My response? “Absolutely! Why wouldn’t I want you to continue praying for me?” He seemed surprised. “But we’ve been praying this for fifteen years! Isn’t it time to stop...

What do you lack this Christmas?

Series 1 / 6 The Shepherd Came DownThe Good Shepherd Came Down Meditations on Psalm 23:1 A few Christmases ago I led Church of the Open Door through meditations of the wonder of Psalm 23 in light if the Incarnation. Because of Christmas, King David’s words describe...

Has Jesus Disappointed You?

If you’re a Christian, and you’re honest, there are times when you feel like Jesus has let you down. We all do. I sure felt like He had let me down when I almost died from this leukemia. I’m going through a rough patch right now. It’s not as...