Old Words, New Prayers

Last week, I had the opportunity to share with the staff of a nearby church about the subject of Spiritual Health. We talked about a bunch of things, but at one point I recommended something that might seem at odds with how prayer is supposed to work. I suggested that they pray someone else's words,…

What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do

I believe in prayer. That doesn't mean I'm very good at it. Or that I have it all figured out. Far from it. But I believe in prayer precisely because I'm NOT very good at it. I believe in prayer because it reminds me how desperately I need God's grace. Because I am not very…