The definition of provisional need varies widely between places, people, and situations. I have acquaintances ministering in the Tribeca region of Manhattan that simply can’t make it… Read more “Defining Our Daily Bread | Living the Lord’s Prayer”
ompared to most of the world’s living standards, many Americans live like royalty particularly when compared to the majority of the world. This is not an indictment or jab at anyone who enjoys the abundance of good things; merely a comment or suggestion for all of us to reconsider just what is really needed when it comes to material things. To occasionally stop to reflect and assess how much is enough and look to Scripture and ask God if our particular lifestyle has become excessive?
If being reasonable, rational, and logical are prerequisites and qualifiers for us to follow God’s will, then there is a good chance we will never move forward… Read more “Is God reasonable? | Your will be done | Living the Lord’s Prayer”
When we pray, “Your will be done” as Jesus instructed, we are relinquishing control over our lives and trusting him with our future. While we know it… Read more “Welcome to No Risk Living | Your Will Be Done”
“…not my will, but yours be done.” (Luke 22:42) I can pray for God’s kingdom to come, but the next line is more difficult, “Your will be… Read more “Diversions | Your Will be Done | Living the Lord’s Prayer”
Will praying for God’s kingdom to come and His will be done usher the earth into an immediate state of euphoric perfection? I do not know, but… Read more “An event occurred and an event to come | Your Kingdom Come (Part 4)”
Wealth, power, and control in human hands alone will never produce healthy social and moral growth and sustainability. Without the centrality of Christ in culture, the spiral is inevitably downward.