Why Do we Pray?


Why is it important?

Simple or profound, short or lengthy, prayers have a beauty of their own. Here are some that have struck me as powerful and poignant.


Beyond challenges

Dear (name), the extent of the physical, emotional, and soulful battles (yes, they are more than mere challenges) you are thrown into leave me scrambling for the right words. You are besieged on many sides, you are called upon for endless personal resources, and new...

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Daily victories

See, celebrate, and give thanks for all the victories that sustain through the day; to do something when we would rather rest, to smile when we would prefer to frown, to be brave rather than cower, to resist when it is easy to succumb, to fight on when defeat seems...

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A daily blessing

Father, thank You for each and every day You have blessed us here on earth. Thank You for Your tender mercies. Thank You for giving us friends and family to share joys and sorrows with. I ask You to bless my friends, relatives, brothers and sisters in Christ and those...

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Themes to Explore

“Lessons From The Helm”

This is my first published book.

“Lessons” presents life’s big lessons from the helm of a very small boat and details a 3-day sailing regatta in which my son and I competed and capsized.
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Lessons From The Helm

Life’s big lessons

“Destroy These False Gods

My latest book. What false gods are vying for your soul? Discover 101 false gods that must be destroyed before they destroy you. Available on