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Spiritual Disciplines for Daily Life Part 03

Posted on August 9, 2018 at 12:20 AM Comments comments (1)

As we begin to read the Bible consistently, we should see our understanding of who God is and what God has done develop and mature. The result of this maturity will be evident in how we interact with God. This interaction is crucial for our continual growth and brings us to today’s daily discipline.

The second daily discipline to develop is the discipline of Praying. In prayer we talk to God. As we grow in our understanding of God through the Scriptures, our prayers will refle...

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Pray Like You Know the God That Can Shake the Earth

Posted on September 12, 2017 at 3:25 PM Comments comments (0)

I read this this morning as I sat holding the baby before the sun rose up.  I thought of how I often think of prayer and how so often I think I forget just who I am talking too.  I hope that this encourages and shakes you as it did me.

You can get the original posting of this blog at jdgreear.com

Pray Like You Know the God That Can Shake the Earth – Summit Life with J.D. Greear

September 12th, 2017

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Getting Out What You Are Putting In Part 01: Investing in Prayer for Your Spouse

Posted on January 2, 2017 at 9:20 AM Comments comments (1)

“This year I am going to spend more time with my family?” I have heard this resolution made over and over again throughout the 15 years I have been in vocational ministry. Why is it that we often wish to spend more time with our families? Could it be that we recognize that there is only a limited amount of time that we will have with our children in our homes? Perhaps we realize that we only have a certain number of days with our spouse before the end of life will take us? Wh...

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Great Gifts at Christmas Part 01

Posted on December 6, 2016 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (0)

This is the first in a series of blogs for the month of December that will focus on the great gifts that can be given at Christmas to others and really all year long.  

As we look at this holiday season, we will see many gifts that are given to friends and family. As Christians one of the greatest gifts we can give is the gift of prayer. One of the statements that I often hear though is, "I don't know what to pray for?" This is a serious matter. Many times we simply pray, "Lor...

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