The Balancing Act of Being and Doing (Anxiety and Prayer, part 2)

By Joe LaGuardia In her memoir Leaving Church, spiritual author Barbara Brown Taylor talks about churches walking the fine line between putting people to work and encouraging people to take Sabbath rest, promoting spiritual growth and affirming that God loves us as we are, and attracting people to come to worship while being passionate aboutContinue reading “The Balancing Act of Being and Doing (Anxiety and Prayer, part 2)”

Turn Anxiety, Restlessness into Prayer (part 1)

By Joe LaGuardia Because I love Zion, I will not keep still.  Because my heart yearns for Jerusalem, I cannot remain silent.  I will not stop praying for her until her righteousness shines like the dawn…O Jerusalem, I have posted watchmen on your walls; they will pray day and night, continually.  Take no rest, allContinue reading “Turn Anxiety, Restlessness into Prayer (part 1)”