Thoughts on Prayer from Ephesians

How is your prayer life? Mine needs some help. As someone said to me yesterday, prayer is the most foundational source of our power, yet for many of us it remains the final frontier. Perhaps in this culture more than ever, it can be a struggle to simply stop, lock it down, and be quiet …

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The God of Family

In his book, Gods at War: Defeating the Idols that Battle for Your Heart (2013), Kyle Idleman develops the central idea that we all worship something. We are beings created for worship, and if God isn't the recipient of our time, money, attention and affections, other things are. In chapter twelve, Idleman shows how God tested Abraham. God knew that Abraham's …

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