Wasteland Kings

Tag: prayer

I once experienced an impactful incident which involved a girlfriend and a Starbucks order. In the courtship phase of this relationship, I would bring coffee to said girl when we met at church. It was my ‘subtle’ way of expressing interest in her. When I asked her what she wanted from Starbucks, she’d always give me a simple order. I assumed she didn’t want to ask for something too expensive and didn’t think twice about it. Her order stayed the…

Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me. Revelation 3:20 ESV I was talking with a friend the other day and suggested he open doors for Jesus to work in his daily life. He responded with the apt question of ‘how do I do that?’ I wasn’t sure how to answer his question at first because my…

For most of my walk with Christ, I’ve seen the spiritual disciplines as boring and not very important. I assumed that I didn’t need them to grow in my walk. Then I started to practice them on a consistent basis because of a church class and I realized that I had it backwards, I absolutely need them. I learned that without prayer, quiet times, and community my walk with Christ falters and that impacts everything else in my life. My walk…