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Episode 86: Pray This Way, Sometimes

Sometimes you need to pray quickly, minus the regular formalities we often associate with prayer. And you need to pray with the right heart attitude. Join Pastor Thomas Overmiller to learn some quick, important lessons from Psalm 70 for how…

Pray This Way, Sometimes

Need help from God? Pray! That's what David does in Psalm 70. Here's how he begins. Make haste, O God, to deliver me; make haste to help me, O LORD. (Psalm 70:1) Does this strike you as an odd or informal way to begin a prayer to God?…

My 5 for Friday (December 2, 2016)

How much attention do you give to prayer in your personal life and what prevents you? How well do you participate in prayer together with your church? What steps are you taking to strengthen your approach to prayer? Give thought to these questions…

Episode 72: A Child Can Walk with God

Perhaps we underestimate the potential for a child’s walk with God. A child can develop a vibrant relationship with God, read, learn from and obey the Bible, worship God, pray and receive answers, know the will of God and do it, and he can…

A Child Can Walk with God

Perhaps we underestimate the potential for a child's walk with God. A child can be born again (Matt. 18:3). (I was born again at 2 years old.) A child can choose to be baptized. And any such child can walk with God. He can develop a meaningful,…

Episode 69: Postures in Prayer

Should you kneel when you pray? Can you stand? Can you sit? Have you ever wondered what the Bible teaches about posture in prayer? Join Pastor Thomas Overmiller to consider what the Bible does and doesn't teach about posture in prayer.

Episode 68: The First Priority for a Church

If you were mentoring a man to be a pastor, giving him advice for church leadership priorities, what would you tell him to focus on “first of all”? Is preaching the most important thing for a church? What deserves the primary attention? Thankfully,…

Prayer Postures

Should you kneel when you pray? Can you stand? Can you sit? Have you ever wondered what the Bible teaches about posture in prayer? Let's take a look. The Bible does not prescribe a particular posture for prayer. Drawings and paintings of people…

What is "First of All" for Any Church?

If you were mentoring a man to be a pastor, giving him advice for church leadership priorities, what would you tell him to focus on "first of all"? Is preaching the most important thing? What about teaching? Or evangelism? Or training disciples,…