My New Habit for 2017

My New Habit for 2017

Ah the New Year! Who doesn’t love the promise of a fresh start? If you feel like you’re barely getting by it gives you the hope that things will turn around. If things are going pretty well there’s the potential they could be taken to the next level....
Structured vs. Spontaneous Prayer

Structured vs. Spontaneous Prayer

When it comes to prayer, you’ll notice that different traditions have different tendencies. Some of a more liturgical background will literally have set prayers that are either read or memorized. These prayers were carefully constructed years ago and have a...
The Purposes of Prayer

The Purposes of Prayer

If you’ve been a Christian for any length of time, you’ve probably heard all about the importance of prayer. You’ve probably been advised to pray about important issues and have had people pray for you in difficult situations. Sometimes these prayers...
My One Successful Habit

My One Successful Habit

Unfortunately, I have many character flaws that hold me back in life. For most of my life the one that I have been most aware of has been laziness, especially as it manifests itself in the form of procrastination. It’s an easy one to spot when all throughout my...