Think On These Things

When I realign my mind to “things above”, I feel a weight lift off my shoulders and peace returns.

Psalm 1: Who Is Blessed?

Blessed is the man     who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners,     nor sits in the seat of scoffers; 2 but his delight is in the law of the Lord,     and on his law he meditates day and night. (Psalm 1:1-2) Who Is Blessed? The word “blessed” used …

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How to Pray

I have to work hard at prayer. The hundreds of books that exist on this topic tell me my struggle is not unique. We want to pray. Our hearts desire to connect with our Savior. But drowning out the distractions of life, shifting our gaze onto Jesus, and making prayer happen is a constant challenge. …

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The Ideal Quiet Time

Are your efforts to create the ideal quiet time preventing you from spending quality time with Jesus? What does the ideal quiet time actually look like?

What To Call Your Time With God

It’s very common for people to refer to their time of Bible reading and/or prayer as “devotions” or “quiet time”. There are reasons that make sense for both. But lately I’ve been wondering if our names for this time are an indication of a misguided perspective on our relationship with Christ. Hear me out. I’m …

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