This week I'm giving away THREE copies of Pete Wilson's new book, Let Hope In. Pete is the founding and senior pastor of Cross Point Church in Nashville, TN. Pete desires to see churches become radically devoted to Christ, irrevocably committed to one another, and relentlessly dedicated to reaching those outside of God's family. Pete and his wife, Brandi, have three boys.
I recently had the chance to ask Pete a few questions about his new book: Continue Reading...
Prayer is a spiritual discipline we simply can’t live without.
Through prayer, we express our adoration and affection to God. We make requests or petitions to God. We confess our brokenness to God and ask for forgiveness. We thank God for His presence and work in our life. Through prayer we learn to make our home in Christ no matter what situation we’re facing. [Tweet this]
Yet how often do we offer the well-meaning “I’ll pray for you,” and it slips our mind all too quickly. Or carve time to spend in prayer, but dart to daily to-dos.
I recently stumbled across some incredible apps that will encourage and support you in prayer times. I hope you’ll find them helpful. Consider adding them to your daily Advent devotional-- a chance to lift up the requests of others.
Here are the 4 of the Best FREE Prayer Apps: Continue Reading...
Leif and I have sat in a lot of waiting rooms lately. We watch as families and friends gather, waiting for news of their loved one. Where mothers and sons, neighbors and grandfathers await treatment.
In some ways, we all sit in waiting rooms. Whether we wait for a child, the prodigal to return, a spouse, financial stability, test results, or retirement, we wait. Staring at the door, hoping good news will be unleashed and the darkness will brighten.
Often in our waiting, we find ourselves asking Why?
Why me? Continue Reading...