Breaking through to God in prayer, Part 2

Last week I mentioned that prayer is an important part of faith but is not something we can naturally master.  In fact, prayer can be downright difficult, and there are many things that disrupt an effective prayer life. Guilt, resentment, fear, and sheer laziness can all hamper a wonderful, growing relationship with our Lord.  ButContinue reading “Breaking through to God in prayer, Part 2”

You are “fearfully” made!

By Joe LaGuardia Several weeks ago one of my daughter’s classmates called her a name.  When my daughter started crying, her teacher bent down, leaned in and said with all confidence, “Dear, you are perfect—God’s child—fearfully and wonderfully made.” When I heard this story I was thankful that my daughter’s teacher was in tune toContinue reading “You are “fearfully” made!”