Category: Spiritual Disciplines

Can't Find God?  Humble Yourself In Prayer Before Reading God's Word & He'll Find You

Can’t Find God? Humble Yourself In Prayer Before Reading God’s Word & He’ll Find You

OK, so an effort of full disclosure, that post title might have been SLIGHTLY misleading…BUT…I still think it’s close enough to the heart of what I have to share with you today that I can “scrape by”. Let me explain… I’ve mentioned before how influential John Piper and the Desiring God ministry has been for […]

How Important Is Early-Morning Prayer?

How Important Is Early-Morning Prayer?

While reading the book, “When I Don’t Desire God” by John Piper, I came across a section that I thought of vital importance that I’d like to share on early-morning prayer.  Here’s what he says: The example of Jesus and the testimony of lovers of Christ throughout the centuries points us to early-morning prayer as […]

Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life

How To Live For God – 6 Practical Suggestions that Will Change Your Life

“The first and best victory is to conquer self”
Plato

I’m gonna start this post out today with a quick exercise. Unfortunately for you it requires reader participation, but don’t worry, I’m not gonna ask you to stand and do jumping jacks or anything crazy. Just do me a favor.