BB Thoughts for Saturday, 11-14-09

“The Lord afflicts us at times; but it is always a thousand times less than we deserve, and much less than many of our fellow-creatures are suffering around us. Let us therefore pray for grace to be humble, thankful, and patient.”    John Newton (1725-1807) Rambling thoughts….  For the person who believes, this can be a real […]

The Jesus Prayer, Prayer Beads, & Personal Revival

The Lord moves in mysterious ways.  As a good evangelical, I never thought I would be using prayer beads and saying the Jesus Prayer.  It started when an old friend decided he wanted to make me a set of beads.  It surprised me, but I said, “Why not?” In my thinking, I laid down a single […]