Persist in Prayer – Never Give Up

To persist in prayer and not give up does not mean endless repetition or painfully long prayer sessions. Always praying means keeping our requests constantly before God as we live for him day by day, believing he will answer. When we live by faith, we are not to give up. God may delay answering, butContinue reading “Persist in Prayer – Never Give Up”

Mountain Movers

Many have wondered about Jesus’ statement that if we have faith and don’t doubt, we can move mountains. Jesus, of course, was not suggesting that his followers use prayer as “magic” and perform capricious “mountain-moving” acts. Instead, he was making a strong point about the disciples’ (and our) lack of faith. Matthew 21:21 Then JesusContinue reading “Mountain Movers”

His Character Revealed

What did Jesus mean when he said “they bring me glory”? God’s glory is the revelation of his character and presence. The lives of Jesus’ disciples reveal his character, and he is present to the world through them. Does your life reveal Jesus’ character and presence? All who are mine belong to you, and youContinue reading “His Character Revealed”