Category Archives: Prayer

The Prosperity Gospel has Gone Viral

What do you think of when you read the words “Prosperity Gospel”? Odds are your stomach turns a bit as you think about the preachers on television that speak to very large crowds and appeal to even more in their … Continue reading

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Loving God AND Your Country

This article on Loving God AND Your Country is well written and thought provoking. What does it mean to “love your country”?  How does loving your country fit within a Christian context?  Particularly challenging for American Christians.   http://www.reformation21.org/articles/loving-god-and-your-country.php

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Is It Time For Another Reformation?

Originally posted on Travels from Ur:
St Peter’s Rome Recently an old friend from the Catholic tradition commented on a poem I had written about the importance of acknowledging those, from the past, who had paved the way for us.…

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Harlotry in the Local Church

It seems that the evangelical church is struggling with an identity crisis.  There is an incredible desire to find “relevance” in a secular society.  The small prophetic book of Hosea has a serious warning to every pastor and parishioner. Hosea … Continue reading

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Homosexual Marriage

The summer of 2012 I wrote here concerning the dangers facing “traditional” marriage in the United States.  This past week the US Supreme Court, at the direction of the Obama Administration, took up the issue of whether or not marriage … Continue reading

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Prayer Evangelism

At prayer meetings in many churches you’ll hear this request: Pray that so-and-so will be saved. There is nothing inherently wrong with such a request … except to say that it is not a request you find more or  suggested … Continue reading

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