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...

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...

You’re Not Anonymous to God

  A very real dynamic in writing a book on suffering is that my heart hurts for so many who write me about their hopeless situations and deep pain. One recent comment is signed simply, Anonymous: “I’ve read your book. I believe in Jesus. I’ve been...