When you pray – it’s not the place that matters – it’s what’s in your heart. It’s an individual action – between you and God. And yet central to Christian belief is being part of a community of people who believe the same – those who can be considered as close as brothers or sisters.
Is one possible without the other? Isn’t church just a Sunday club where people go along out of tradition or hypocrisy?
Seems like everyone agrees that Jesus was a good guy. But God himself? And what was he up to anyway? Was he a street magician like David Blaine, or a male Mother Teresa who got famous for doing good? Read on to discover more.
War. Oppression. Typhoons. HIV/ AIDS. Malaria. Cancer. Poverty. Death. Where is the good news in the midst of all this suffering?
There are a number of problems that spring to mind when considering prayer…talking to someone that’s invisible…talking to someone who doesn’t talk back. How is it supposed to work? And what do I do when God doesn’t grant my wish to win the lottery?