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A Word about Prayer

This parable tells a story of need. That’s fitting, since the disciples have just asked Jesus, “Teach us to pray.” They sensed their need—not just for inadequacies generally, but even for the inadequacies of their praying—and Jesus met them where … Continue reading

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This Weekend at First (1/20/17)

I hope you are doing well and enjoying all that Christ is for you today! It has been a great delight to go to Him all week long and pour out our hearts to Him. He is a faithful Savior … Continue reading

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Day Five: Longing for His Return

Scripture to Pray Through: Revelation 21 3 And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, “Look! God’s dwelling place is now among the people, and he will dwell with them. They will be his people, and God himself … Continue reading

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Day Four: Longing for His Kingdom to Come

Scripture to Pray Through: Psalm 67 1 May God be gracious to us and bless us and make his face shine on us—2 so that your ways may be known on earth, your salvation among all nations. 3 May the … Continue reading

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Day Three: Longing for His Church to Prosper

Scripture to Pray Through: Acts 2 41 Those who accepted his message were baptized, and about three thousand were added to their number that day. 42 They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of … Continue reading

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