Sowing Seeds of Faith Blog

A Prayer for Lent

by: Larry Davies | February 24, 2013

Lord, I sense my need of you; yet — I am not quite sure how to reach you.   I heard someone say, ‘Read your Bible.’ But too often the words are like bullets that ricochet off my brain.   I heard someone say, ‘Pray.’ But my prayers, hurled heaven ward, fall back to earth like […]

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Prayer to Prayer Ministry

by: Larry Davies | February 17, 2013

A friend of a two-year old girl struggling with cancer requests prayer over the Internet. Thirty-eight men attend a “Walk to Emmaus” weekend while hundreds more pray. At 6:00 every morning a bell rings calling members of one family to devotions and prayer.   Last week, prayer was described as a unique opportunity to be […]

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by: Larry Davies | February 11, 2013

“Does God answer prayers?” I asked a class.   “Of course! Yes! Always!” were the quick and enthusiastic replies.   “Then, why don’t we pray more frequently?” I answered.   An uncomfortable silence filled the room.   Finally, the excuses poured out: “I’m too busy! There is no time! God’s too busy to listen to […]

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Ten Books for 2013 – Part 2

by: Larry Davies | February 4, 2013

Here are the second five of my top ten books for 2013. They are not always religious books but they are interesting and helpful. With each book I enclose information provided by followed by my comments: “Why I recommend this book.”   “Emergence Christianity: What it Is. Where it’s Going and Why it Matters” […]

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Sunday Prayer – February 3, 2013

by: Larry Davies | February 3, 2013

Follow me one step at a time. That is all I require of you. In fact, that is the only way to move through this space/time world.   You see huge mountains looming and you stat wondering how you’re going to scale those heights. Meanwhile because you’re not looking where you’re going, you stumble on the easy […]

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