Category: Prayer

Does God Hear All Prayers?

Does God Hear All Prayers?

A friend of mine asked the question: Does God hear all prayers? Does God even hear those mindless prayers? I guess I could just pull out the Heidleberg Catechism. Hang on. Oh yes here is something...

My Kids Hate Prayer…Do it anyway.

My Kids Hate Prayer…Do it anyway.

“I am a single mom. I recently became a Christian and  I have  3 young children under the age of 8 and want to have family devotions with them but I am not sure...

When God Doesn’t Fit in My Jar.

When God Doesn’t Fit in My Jar.

You know how it is. You are probably in a similar stage of life as me. You have a husband or a wife, kids, committees, church functions, friends, school functions, work, appointments, shool, homework…...

Praying With You Scares Me.

Praying With You Scares Me.

I am far too shy and introverted to pray with you.  I mean I can pray in my head with you…but…wait…what’s that? You want me to pray with you… out loud? With audible words?...

I Struggle With it Too

I Struggle With it Too

This Sunday my pastor preached a sermon entitled “In His Word, God Reveals the Only Mediator” and I was personally challenged in an area of my faith life…having personal devotions. If you follow my blog, you...

I am So Weak.

I am So Weak.

I am weak. So Very Weak. I heard a song on the radio today.  I sang along as I have a hundred times before, mindlessly (and poorly) mimicking the lead singer. I am sure most of you...

A Bedtime Prayer

A Bedtime Prayer

Blessed Creator, Thou hast promised thy beloved sleep; Give me restoring rest needful for tomorrow’s toil; If dreams be mine, let them not be tinged with evil. Let thy Spirit make my time of...

The Valley of Vision

The Valley of Vision

Thou has brought me to the valley of vision, where I live in the depths but see thee in the heights; hemmed in by mountains of sin I behold thy glory. Let me learn...

A Sinner’s Prayer

A Sinner’s Prayer

We hear often about the “sinner’s prayer.”    Regardless of what you feel about that prayer…Here is the prayer of a sinner who writes under the name of One Christian Dad.  I am a...