Tag «Prayer»

Did You Lose Christ?

Tell me where you lost the company of Christ, and I will tell you the most likely place for you to find him again. Did you lose the company of Christ by forgetting prayer, and becoming slack in your devotion? Have you lost Christ in the closet? Then you will find him there. Did you …

Pray For Your Church Leadership

This is the very first time that they have to deal with this kind of situation. There is not a play book for this, other than the word of God and prayer. They need prayer! For guidance, wisdom. Pray for them!! It says in Philippians 4:6-7, Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer …

Public Prayer

It happened that while Jesus was praying in a certain place, after He had finished, one of His disciples said to Him, “Lord, teach us to pray just as John also taught his disciples.” Luke 11:1 I love reading Jesus’ prayers in the gospels. There are so many! When I say public prayer, I’m not …

The Withered Fig Tree

Yesterday we briefly mentioned Mark 11:12-14 as Jesus curses the Fig tree. I want to talk about that today Tuesday the 13th of Nisan when the disciples asked how the fig tree withered so quickly. Mark 11:20-26 But before we move on to the withered fig tree it’s important not to leave out Mark 11:18 …

Being Alone with God

I think this is a great time to start growing in our alone time with God. I wake up early in the morning when it’s still dark out, when the house is quiet just to be alone with God and His word. There is no better place! Jesus Himself would often “slip away to the …