Yesterday's sermon; prayer, from 1 Timothy. One quote read by our pastor, by John Macarthur, reminds us that if we devoted as much time to prayer as we do to political activism, we might really start to have an effect.
Not that it's wrong to point out the absurdity of what happens in DC on our blogs, or to write a note to our Congressman, or whatever, but remember that the effectiveness of one's letters is often proportional to the thickness of the callouses on our knees. It's desperately needed in this age!
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