Lord, Teach Us to Pray

Lord, teach us to pray or The Only Teacher And it came to pass, as He was praying in a certain place, that when He ceased, one of His disciples said to Him, Lord, teach us to pray. —Luke 11:1 The disciples had been with Christ, and seen Him pray.  They had learnt to understandContinue reading “Lord, Teach Us to Pray”

2.5. 2020 Morning Prayer and Teaching

God of rescue and restoration, thank Your for Your great and beautiful mission in the world. Here I am, Lord: fill me with Your Spirit and send me. Day 2 Andrew Murray The True Worshippers “The hour cometh and now is, when the true worshippers shall worship the Father in the spirit and in truth:Continue reading “2.5. 2020 Morning Prayer and Teaching”

What is a touchstone?

Here’s what the dictionary says, “a standard, a benchmark by which everything else can be measured or judged.” It is my prayer that the following words will provoke you to pray more. There is an infallible touchstone that will guide you to the spirit of prayer in your life. However this touchstone comes with monumentalContinue reading “What is a touchstone?”

1. 29. 2020 Evening Wednesday

O God, immortal, eternal, invisible, I remember with gladness and thanksgiving all that Thou hast been to this world of men:Companion of the brave:Upholder of the loyal:Light of the wanderer:Joy of the pilgrim:Guide of the pioneer:Helper of laboring men:Refuge of the broken-hearted men:Deliver of the oppressed:Strength of the victorious:Ruler of rulers:Friend of the poor:Rescuer ofContinue reading “1. 29. 2020 Evening Wednesday”

1. 29. 2020 Morning Prayer Wednesday

Almighty and most merciful Father, whose power and whose love eternally work together for the protection of Thy children, give me grace this day to put my trust in Thee. O Father, I pray– for faith to believe that Thou dost rule the world in truth and righteousness: for faith to believe that if IContinue reading “1. 29. 2020 Morning Prayer Wednesday”

1.28. 2020 Evening Prayer

O unapproachable Light, how can I fold these guilty hands before Thee? How dan I pray to thee with lips that have spoken false and churlish words? A heart hardened with vindictive passions:An unruly tongue:A fretful disposition:An unwillingness to bear the burdens of others:An undue willingness to let others carry my burdens:Fine words hiding shabbyContinue reading “1.28. 2020 Evening Prayer”

1.27. 2020 Morning Prayer

MONDAY Grant, O most gracious God, that I may carry with me through this day’s life the remembrance of the sufferings and death of Jesus Christ my Lord. For His readiness to suffer for our sakes: For the redemptive passion that filled His heart; For the power of His Cross in the history of theContinue reading “1.27. 2020 Morning Prayer”