The desire to create and rule one's own kingdom is an ancient struggle of the heart. All the way back to our friends, Adam & Eve in Genesis... The temptation to want to be in control... wise... all-knowing... god-like... This temptation hisses in the garden and eventually rings in the ear of man. The consequent fall of man due to this chase after man's own glory is an effective tactic of the enemy. We are all susceptible.
Prayer is such a vital foundation for our missional lives... Spurgeon went as far as to say, "If any of you should ask me for an epitome of the Christian religion, I should say that it is in one word - prayer." In Colossians 4:2 Paul exhorts us to devote ourselves to prayer, being watchful and… Continue reading Prayer… not for wimps.