This Sunday, July 24, 2016, we at Bay Area will learn how to pray based on Jesus's instruction to his disciples on prayer. Prayer is a life rhythm for Jesus in the gospels resulting in connection with the Father and power from the Father. It was so important to the disciples that they asked Jesus … Continue reading How to Pray (Matthew 6:5-13)
(The following is an excerpt of a letter I recently sent to one of God's choice influencers for the Kingdom in the world today. The correspondence was private but the last part of the letter is worthy of your attention, disciples of Jesus. The war that is being waged against ISIS cannot be won only … Continue reading The battle against ISIS must be waged in prayer, now!
This weekend I will be preaching Luke 11:1-13 at Bay Area as part of our study of the gospel of Luke. I will be answering the question the original disciples asked their Rabbi Jesus. How should we pray? Jesus gives them a prayer pattern based on the Kaddish and the Amidah of ancient Judaism. The pattern … Continue reading 7-Day Prayer Challenge