Category Archives: Prayer

I Asked the Lord


I have been constantly reading this hymn the past two weeks.  I have printed it out and it sits on my desk screaming out at me in a wonderful way. The lyrics are below.  Read each verse in succession.  This … Continue reading

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God I Need You


If Thou hast drawn a thousand times Oh draw me, Lord, again; Around me cast Thy Spirit’s bands And all my powers constrain Draw me from all created good From self, the world, and sin To the dear fountain of … Continue reading

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Delivered and Transferred


  “May you be strengthened with all power, according to his glorious might, for all endurance and patience with joy, giving thanks to the Father, who has qualified you to share in the inheritance of the saints in light.  He has delivered us from the domain of darkness … Continue reading

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Knees to the Earth


In the midst of a revival summit at my church this week and it has been refreshing and challenging and convicting.  It is very difficult when you start to see just how selfish, prideful, and fleshly you are.  And there … Continue reading

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See You at the Pole 2011


I am excited to be involved with the See You at the Pole (SYATP 2011) gathering tomorrow morning at a local high school in this area. I have been thinking about this opportunity and some things that would be helpful … Continue reading

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Why Youth Stay In Church from TGC


I encourage you to read this article “Why Youth Stay in Church When They Grow Up.” The author has some really good insights on how we should be basing youth ministry and college ministry on the Word of God.  Warning: … Continue reading

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When I Don’t Desire to Sing


Hymns have been a great blessing in my life, as of late, and I find so much truth and benefit from them.  There is a hymn called “Come, Thou Almighty King”.  In the first verse, I find a beneficial lyric … Continue reading

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