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Simply Pray

God wants our communication with Him to be unencumbered by rules and legalism.

 Do you realize that even directing a thought toward God qualifies as silent prayer? It's true! Whether you have been praying for years, are just learning to pray, have hit a "slump" in your spiritual life or simply want your prayer life to improve, know this: God wants you to learn to pray more effectively, and He wants your prayer life to become more fulfilling.

Short, simple prayers can be mighty beyond description, but this does not take away from the fact that prayer is also a grand mystery. Watchman Nee, a Chinese Christian who wrote many profound books while imprisoned for his faith, wrote: "Prayer is the most wonderful act in the spiritual realm, as well as a most mysterious affair."

Hurricane Warning

God is so serious about holiness that He will expose religious corruption.

Change Your Mind

I feel bombarded at times by less-than-lovely thoughts, but I don't let them dictate my life.

Israel's Holy Covenant

God promises to bless the man or nation that blesses the chosen people.

Learn to Be Still

We are not to rely on our own insight or understanding but are to acknoledge God.

Storm the Gates

Effective prayer cannot be half-hearted. This is war.

No More Masks

We can change the outiside, but we can't revise who we really are deep down inside.


So many times we struggle to be real. We act one way on the outside, but we're actually different on the inside. Because we have weaknesses, faults and fears—things that we think make us less likable or desirable—we'd rather hide them from other people.

Over time, we devise masks to effectively hide our blemishes and give others a different perception of who we really are. In fact, we've become so comfortable with our masks that we forget we're wearing them.

Golden Calf Religion

"The gay-affirming 'gospel' is a toxic heresy that must be addressed in 2007."

Liberating Love

People look for fulfillment in ways that seem good but often leave them feeling empty.

A Hero Has Fallen

Pride is usually the root of most moral failures.

You Are Unique

When your value is firmly rooted in Christ, you are free from the agony of comparisons.

Need Confidence?

Don't be afraid to make mistakes, and if you do, recover quickly and press on.

No More Empty Promises

As leaders, we must develop a new way of walking out what we've said we'll do for America.
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