Archive for November, 2011

Faith in action

The life style of a disciple is marked by faith. Faith that eliminates the pride of human effort. Our achievements will no longer be ours, but His. Hence, the glory and honour goes to Him when someone recognizes and appreciates our achievements. It will be a deliberate act of faith in Jesus on display. When we say that we have faith and exalt ourselves we do not understand the meaning of faith in Jesus. Our life of faith in Jesus can reach to higher plane only when we establish our relationship with Jesus that grows day by day. The disciples prayed “Lord! Increase our faith”

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Pray without ceasing

Prayer is part of our daily lives. No matter what we are doing – whether going off to work, in meetings, driving our kids around, at home doing housework, out playing sports. Whatever we do each day, we can still pray. It should be natural conversation with God throughout our day. Yes, there are times when we need to set aside other things to ‘pray’, but mostly we can pray throughout the day.

O how praying rests the weary!
Prayer will change the night to day;
So when life seems dark and dreary,
Don’t forget to pray.
Mary A. Kid­der

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