This is another spiritual practice that I do not do frequently enough. Paul advises us in the Second Book of Corinthians to think about good things, "whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things." (Philippians 4:8 English Standard … Continue reading Remember What the Lord Has Done for You
This is something I'm currently trying to incorporate into my prayer practice more but I just recently read in the book "The Desert Fathers: Sayings of the Early Christian Monks" that the lifting of hands was part of the practice of some of the monks and for one monk strengthened his heavenly connection. I testify … Continue reading Lift Up Your Holy Hands!
This psalm is entitled "A Psalm of David, when he fled from Absalom his son" (Psalm 3 ESV). Before we begin delving into the psalm it would be worthwhile to provide some context. For those who are not familiar, David was the King of Israel who ruled after Israel's first King Saul was slain in … Continue reading Going Through the Psalms – Psalm 3 – King David Flees from Treachery