Christian Living, Five Minute Friday

Getting Past the Cultural Comfort Zone in Faith

Romans 12:2 NIV Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will. We are conforming. Little by little, our Christian thinking becomes less and we look for a new way to incorporate… Read More Getting Past the Cultural Comfort Zone in Faith

Devotionals, Prayer

When You Have Nothing Else, Offer Prayer

In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, in accordance with the riches of God’s grace Ephesians 1:7 NIV In Him we have been offered eternity. Life forever lies at the foot of the cross. Nothing can surpass this gift and nothing that we do can be worthy of such. What happens… Read More When You Have Nothing Else, Offer Prayer

31 Days of Five Minute Free Writes, Devotionals, Prayer

A Common Prayer

As a small child, I knelt at the pew. I never bowed my head but stared up at the giant cross above the priest’s head. His repetitive prayers went on and on as I focused on the large wooden carving that shadowed us all. If I found my place back in that pew these day,… Read More A Common Prayer