Prayer

Valley of Vision: The Trinity

What follows is a regular installment of a prayer from the Puritan’s Valley of Vision, a compilation of prayers by various Puritans, most of whom lived and wrote in the 16th and 17th centuries. I use these prayers in the morning and sometimes evening to focus my heart and mind on the Lord. I recommend readers […]

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Valley of Vision Prayer

What follows is a prayer from the Puritans taken from the book Valley of Vision, a book of Puritan prayers I picked up at a conference I recently attended. The first prayer in the book is named after the title. _____________ The Valley of Vision Lord, high and holy, meek and lowly, Thou hast brought me […]

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How to Pray for Those Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

At the time I’m writing this, historic rainfall from Hurricane Harvey continues to pummel Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana. At least nine people have died. Many people will lose their homes and possessions. Only God knows the toll this storm will take on those in Texas and bordering states in the Gulf. Other than donate […]

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On Prayer and Church Revitalization

I’m about half way through a book called Revitalize: Biblical Keys to Helping Your Church Come Alive Again. The chapter on prayer is excellent and convicting. Here are a few quotes. Ones with only page numbers after are attributed to the author, Andrew Davis. There has never been a spiritual awakening in any country or locality that […]

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