Becoming a Church of Power Through Prayer

Fifty-six years ago on February 1, 1965, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. led more than 250 activists to the Dallas County Courthouse to register to vote. Despite their peaceful protesting, their collective demonstration of democracy was abruptly halted, and they were arrested. Being arrested was nothing new; it often happened during the civil rights movement.…

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Willing To Take The First Step

For we walk by faith, not by sight. – 2 Corinthians 5:7  The story is told of a young man who ran out of gas on the side of the road. He knew he was going to have to push his car to the nearest exit that was really close, but he needed a little…

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A Servant’s Posture

Then they brought the colt to Jesus and threw their garments over it, and he sat on it. Many in the crowd spread their garments on the road ahead of him, and others spread leafy branches they had cut in the fields. Jesus was in the center of the procession, and the people all around him…

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Prayer Changes Things

Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. (Philippians 4:6-7)  On the last day of his life, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was…

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