Persisting in Prayer

When praying about a situation in your life, how long do you pray? Minutes? Hours? Days? I’m not sure duration is as important as persistence. Persistence is different from duration. To persist is “to go on resolutely or stubbornly; to be insistent in the repetition or pressing of an utterance”. Read more…

The Peace of Jesus

We all long for peace, don’t we? A little peace and quiet, some peace of mind, maybe even peace between nations. But the peace that surpasses all understanding? That kind of peace feels too ambitious, possibly even unattainable. “You don’t know my circumstances”, you protest. “There’s hardly place for peace Read more…