The Deeps Lord Jesus, Give me a deeper repentance, a horror of sin, a dread of its approach; Help me chastely to flee it, and jealously to resolve that my heart shall be thine alone. Give me a deeper trust, that I may lose… Continue Reading “A Prayer from The Valley of Vision”
is that sometimes 140 characters isn’t long enough for the quote I want to share. I’m tweet-reviewing the latest book by Brian Hedges, Licensed to Kill (Cruciform Press). I wanted to share this quote, but it was too long. SO…to the blog I come.… Continue Reading “The problem with tweeting through a book…”
Friday marked my 33rd birthday. I know we celebrate a new year on January 1, but I’ve been thinking about how my birthday is the beginning of a new year for me. Seen in that light, I was thinking today about what the Lord… Continue Reading “Here we go, 34”
Make it my chiefest joy to study thee, meditate on thee, gaze on thee, sit like Mary at thy feet, lean like John on thy breast, appeal like Peter to thy love, count like Paul all things dung.
John 17:1 When Jesus had spoken these words, he lifted up his eyes to heaven… Jesus had a prayer life such that when the disciples heard him pray, they asked, “Lord, teach us to pray” (Luke 11:1). My pastor asked us this morning, “What… Continue Reading “Learning to pray”