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The Christian Year: Making Time Count There are many ways to count the passage of time. But more than marking its passage, the church year offers an extraordinary opportunity to give time meaning. Understanding how it works it one of the best ways I know of lending spiritual depth to any season of the year.
The Ten Most Popular Prayers of All Time Well, actually, we’ve got twelve. But since two of today’s most popular prayers may not be on the list tomorrow, let’s call it ten. My selections include all time favorite and familiar prayers like the Lord’s Prayer, the Serenity Prayer, and the Prayer of St. Francis, along [...]
My selections include all time favorite and familiar prayers like the Lord’s Prayer, the Serenity Prayer, and the Prayer of St. Francis, along with the contemporary, and very popular prayer of Jabez and the Jelly Bean Prayer. Here you will find prayers for healing, prayers for use at mealtime and bedtime. While I have no [...]
Prayers, poetry, thoughts, readings and famous quotations for the 4th of July
Our mega index of prayers for all occasions …. weddings, funerals, holidays, special occasions and not so special ones. Read more.
In a time of war and conflict, prayers for peace arise from the lips of citizens in all countries and from adherents of all faiths. Here are just a few of our favorites. Track the latest casualties in Afghanistan. Pray for their families!
Whether you celebrate in church or at home, you might find these prayers and readings helpful. Check them out now!
Prayers for the New Year
Here is our collection of prayers and readings to enhance your holidays this year. Read more ….
Powerful, Ever Present, But Poorly Understood The formal, dictionary and doctrinal definitions don’t help much in terms of grasping the presence and power of the Spirit in our own lives, let alone in the events that shape the world around us. Yet, without an adequate understanding of the Spirit’s reality, Christianity will remain in deep [...]