I hope you enjoy this video from Amsterdam where I share some ideas about praying a creative blessing for those you love and care about.
A very special and unique book about prayer. Usually books on the topic of intense prayer are formidable and challenging. This book is easy to read and easy to do (instructions/”recipes”). I didn’t want to put it down, it is like being on an adventurous journey. It shows that prayer can by fun. Very rewarding […]
My time of prayer is finished trailing its ashes like an incense stick burned to the end. Quiet my mind before it passes judgement on this prayer, my gift of time to you. How can I judge its worth this struggle to still my mind in you, my efforts to feel your presence in my […]
Here’s a prayer idea that will encourage you to give thanks for your body. Quite often our body is a source of frustration. We all wish our bodies were different, better, healthier, slimmer, sexier, etc. But spending a few minutes expressing gratitude for you body, just the way it is, in all of its magnificence….well, […]
Pray Like a Gourmet is one of the most exciting and delightful books on prayer that I have ever read! Absolutely love this book!! Author, David Brazzeal, has worked with the International Mission Board in several countries and has played a leading role in five innovative churches. Now Brazzeal invites us with his book, Pray […]
I see a very clear helpful contribution from David Brazzeal’s Pray Like a Gourmet. For those students who struggle with structure, or for those who have had painful past experiences of failing at cultivating an ordered devotional life, Brazzeal’s way of making contact with God is wonderfully free of encumbrances. He makes every avenue of […]
Check out this first installment in a 4-week sermon series on Pray Like a Gourmet. It is being developed by my long-time friend Steve Pridemore of the Hillside Church Marin in the San Francisco Bay Area. Looks like it will be great ideas on how to teach through the book with a congregation. http://subsplash.com/hillsidemarin/v/549b9ef