ArchiveMay 2024

The mustard seed principle


I wish I had known this 45 years ago – and practiced it. The mustard seed principal: Praying, “Father, just give me one more mustard seed.” You know, those seeds – the smallest of garden seeds – that grow to become big trees where many birds can nest—those ones. Matthew 13:31-32 – “He put before them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that a man planted in...

Short prayers – guidelines


The following are guidelines to help you to get the most value from using short prayers. Take a dedicated time of 3 minutes or more to silence your heart. Engage in meditative prayer, repeating the prayer slowly and deliberately. Pause between each repetition, allowing for moments of silence. Direct your entire being towards God. Keep a notebook nearby to jot down any insights the Spirit may...