Christ and Culture,Prayers

The Way, The Truth and The Life

7 Mar , 2018  

We Were Taught to Be Good I first met our dear friend when I was in college. My wife knew her in high school. We were all members of the college group, across from the University of Washington campus. That was a time of the beatniks and when drugs first were rampant on the “Ave” […]

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Yield Not To Sin

17 Jan , 2018  

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Your Reasons to Pray Before I begin my introduction to prayer, please consider the concerns that are on your hearts. God created us with volition, the capacity to choose. And the Lord God commanded the man, saying, “You may surely eat of every tree of the garden, but of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil you […]

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Our Lord, Jesus, is Magnificent

17 Jul , 2017  

The Lord is Magnificent

O Magnify the LORD with Me Oh, sing unto Jehovah a new song: Sing unto Jehovah, all the earth. Sing unto Jehovah, bless his name; Show forth his salvation from day to day. Declare his glory among the nations, His marvelous works among all the peoples. For great is Jehovah, and greatly to be praised: […]

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Father’s Day

18 Jun , 2017  

Fatherhood of God Scripture is filled with passages that affirm the truth that God is not only our Creator, but He is also our Father. Here are just a few: Wherefore David blessed Jehovah before all the assembly; and David said, Blessed be thou, O Jehovah, the God of Israel our father, forever and ever. […]

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Memorial Day Prayer

29 May , 2017  

We Have Been Saved  But the Comforter, even the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, he shall teach you all things, and bring to your remembrance all that I said unto you.   (1 John 14:26) Please Pray With Me Father, we remember all the ways you have blessed our Nation. We remember that your Son paid a […]

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One, True God

30 Apr , 2017  

February 12, 2017 The Existence of Our Amazing God “There is none like you, O Lord; you are great, and your name is great in might. Who would not fear you, O King of the nations? For this is your due; for among all the wise ones of the nations and in all their kingdoms is […]

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Loveliness of God

30 Apr , 2017  

April 30, 2017 Meditating on God Here are the middle verses of Psalm 19. The law of the Lord is perfect, converting the soul: the testimony of the Lord is sure, making wise the simple. The statutes of the Lord are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the Lord is pure, enlightening the eyes. The fear of the Lord is clean, enduring for ever: […]

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The Prayer of the Chalice

18 Sep , 2016  

Father to Thee I raise my whole being – a vessel emptied of self.  Accept, Lord, this my emptiness, and so fill me with Thyself – Thy Light, Thy Love, Thy Life – that these Thy Precious Gifts may radiate through me and over- flow the chalice of my heart into the hearts of all […]

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Grateful for How God Made Us

3 Sep , 2016  

Join me in bowing before our God in gratitude that we can speak directly and personally to Him. He is our loving Father, so we can embrace Him boldly, but respectfully. God is Magnificent Holy LORD God, How magnificent You are. Your majesty is past our finding out. Your resplendent glory fills Your Kingdom. You […]

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While We Were Still Sinners

22 Aug , 2016  

March 3, 2013 But God proves His love for us in this:While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.   (Romans 5:8) Pray as the Holy Spirit Leads You First, we will pray for those we love. And then we will glorify God and present ourselves humbly before Him. Personal Prayer These are the words […]

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