What does it mean to be devoted to prayer?

What does it mean to be devoted to prayer?

Prayer is Important, Right? Look at the early church–in the book of Acts we are told twice in the first two chapters that they are marked by serious devotion to prayer. If we look at ourselves, we would likely be hard pressed to think we are characterized by a similar...
Christian Discipline is not a bad word

Christian Discipline is not a bad word

Our gut reaction to the idea of discipline is almost always negative. Within Christian circles, we might even bristle at the idea of discipline in the Christian life, because we’re supposed to be all about grace, right? What if discipline doesn’t have to be a bad...
No One Does Good, No, Not Me

No One Does Good, No, Not Me

The Problem We often have a tiny view of grace. We reduce the radical expanse of God’s grace, because we reduce the need for his grace. Mountains are only amazing if you see their peaks and their base. You can’t marvel at the height or size of a mountain if you have...