Day: August 8, 2010

The Cross in Prayer

Oswald Chambers 90x115by Oswald Chambers

In that day you will ask in My name . . . —John 16:26

We too often think of the Cross of Christ as something we have to get through, yet we get through for the purpose of getting into it. The Cross represents only one thing for us— complete, entire, absolute identification with the Lord Jesus Christ— and there is nothing in which this identification is more real to us than in prayer.

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Holding On To Truth

Greg Laurie 90x115by Greg Laurie

“God is Spirit, and those who worship Him must worship in spirit and truth.”
—John 4:24

Americans have never been more spiritual yet more immoral. Research done in 2009 by the Barna Group concluded that “increasingly, Americans are more interested in faith and spirituality than in Christianity.” According to the study, Americans are now creating their own brand of faith.