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Confessions of One Who Prays

For truly I say to you, if you have faith like a grain of a mustard see, you will say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move, and nothing will be impossible for you.  Matthew 17:20

Confessions of a One Who Prays.  This is kind of a working title in my mind as I’m considering what to call this series I'm writing.  My intention is to let you in on the why that I don’t pray like I want to, like I know I should, like in this passage Jesus tells me I could pray like.  Do I really believe I could have prayers that have that much affect?  That nothing is impossible for me? I believe in the authenticity of the Bible and that those are really words that  Jesus really said, so why is so hard for me to show in my prayer life that I really believe that?

The reflections and questions are coming from thoughts I've had as I read a book by John Eldridge called Moving Mountains: Praying with Passion, Confidence, and Power.  The title alone gets me excited.  I want my pra…