Posts from June 2022

June 14th update from David Bridges

Greetings in Christ’s name!  Sunday morning I mentioned that Eugene Peterson characterized prayer as “Answering God” (the title of one of his books).  He claims that prayer is not first of all our words to God, but rather it is first recognizing and hearing God’s word to us.  Therefore, Peterson asserts that our prayers are primarily answering the God who has first spoken to us.  The first part of prayer, then, is to pay attention to how God is speaking…