The Outer Storm

As we brace for Hurricane Florence here on the East coast, this week we look at the idea of outer and inner storms – an inner renewal to find faith and peace. Do we calm the outer storm, to bring peace to the inner; or do we calm the inner, to bring peace in the…

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Learning and Doing Prayer

The prayer effort moves forward on two legs – learning and doing. It also engages both sides of the brain. Teaching (left-brain) is not enough. Testing and experience (right-brain sensing, feeling, affect) is also necessary. The testing is in the doing. Teach (left-brain) and do (experience, which includes helping people past their fears of prayer,…

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The Prayer Training Program of Jesus

Jesus gives us a complete training program in prayer recorded by Luke. In Luke 11:1-2, he offers the experience of prayer. Prayer is first caught, only then it is taught. Second, he gives them an outline, a template for prayer. Third, he tells a story loaded with prayer principles. Fourth, he amplifies on the principles…

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