Prayer

January 1, 2013

The Purpose of Spiritual Disciplines

I am a big believer in spiritual disciplines. I believe that they play a vital role in our spiritual growth and relationship with God. The two […]
December 10, 2012

The Voice of God

Jesus said that we would have the privilege of being guided by His voice: “My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow […]
December 6, 2012

Experiencing God’s Manifest Presence

I believe that a major key to growing in intimacy with God is having a hunger for His presence. The Bible teaches us that God is […]
November 5, 2012

Thoughts on the Election

With the US presidential election right around the corner, there has been a lot of political talk these days. I have never involved myself too heavily […]
March 22, 2012

The Secret Place

Recently the Lord has been reminding me of the importance of spending time alone with Him in “the secret place.”  Jesus taught this about prayer: “But […]
December 5, 2011

Perseverance in Prayer

Yesterday I preached part 2 in the Prayer Principles series at River in the Hills Church. The message was called “Perseverance in Prayer.” One of the […]
November 30, 2011

Sermon: Praying With Faith

Faith is an absolute essential element to praying effectively. Matthew 21:21-22 says: So Jesus answered and said to them, “Assuredly, I say to you, if you […]
November 21, 2011

The Importance of Giving Thanks

“…giving thanks always for all things to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.” -Ephesians 5:20 Although it is good to set […]
June 10, 2011

The Power of Prayer

One of the most important but neglected activities that believers and churches can engage in is prayer.  If we want to see a move of the […]
June 4, 2011

The Holy Spirit and Prayer

There is a connection in the Bible between the Holy Spirit and prayer. Prayer is one of the most important activities that a Christian can engage […]
January 26, 2011

Prayer Principles

There is no one passage of Scripture that teaches us the “how to” of prayer. If we are going to learn how to pray effectively we must […]
January 16, 2011

Persistence in Prayer

Prayer is one of the most important activities that a Christian or church can engage in.  However, it is an often misunderstood subject and an often neglected […]