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FAITH, Risking and Resting on The Word of God
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The Kindle edition of my book, Faith, Risking and Resting on The Word of God, will be free through Monday, Nov. 11th.…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by David Young Nov 11, 2019.

LISTENING
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LISTENINGListening is one of the most powerful tools you can employ to improve your preaching. Of course, we primarily need to listen to God. In Isaiah 55:3 God calls us to do just that.“Give ear and…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Pray.Network Curator/Coordinator May 9, 2019.

3 WALKING YOUR SERMON

Every week when I was a pastor, I did what I called walking my sermons. Although this depends on the Biblical foundations I wrote about last week, I believe it is the most valuable advice I can give…Continue

Tags: PREACHING, PRAYER, HOT-COMMUNICATION, SERMONS

Started Apr 15, 2019

PREACH THE WORD

What I am teaching is expository or direct Biblical preaching. I believe there is a place for topical preaching and apologetic, or subject teaching. But you will find great power in sharing what God…Continue

Tags: POWER, PURPOSE, BIBLICAL, PREACHING

Started Apr 8, 2019

 

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METAPHORS FOR CHRISTIAN WRITERS

As writers we deal with words, and most of us love them.*Every poet looks for…Words that cry, words that stingWords that shine, words that ringWords that fly, words that sing,Words that say the many splendored thing.The biblical languages are filled with vivid metaphors to help us understand deep and crucial truths. Three of them come to mind that apply wonderfully to us as Christian Writers. They are Angel, Apostle, and Deacon.ANGELἄγγελος“To the angel of the church in Ephesus write: ‘The…See More
Jul 5
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THE WORD OF ENLIGHTENMENT

I am astounded by the number of deep truths that rise to the surface of John chapter 1. Some of them are expressed by the reciprocating metaphors of the word and the light. Look with me at these verses.John 1:1In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.John 1:4In him was life, and the life was the light of men.John 1:9-14The true light, which enlightens everyone, was coming into the world. He was in the world, and the world was made through him, yet the world…See More
Jul 1
Malva Birch commented on David Young's blog post WE ARE ALL GULLIBLE AT DIFFERENT POINTS
"Heavenly Father, please grant David's desire to glorify You through his writing. Let the talent You gave him shine and be a blessing to many and bring joy in Your heart. In Jesus Christ's Name, amen."
Jun 17
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WE ARE ALL GULLIBLE AT DIFFERENT POINTS

WE ARE ALL GULLIBLE AT DIFFERENT POINTSI have recently been enthralled by some of the writing of Rachel Held Evans. She has written some powerful things illuminated by thrilling stories. It may not surprise you that I do not agree with her in some points. But I do recognize her as a fellow believer in Christ.In honest disclosure, at the beginning of her book Inspired she gave a long list of…See More
Jun 16
Malva Birch commented on David Young's blog post DO YOU SAY SO?
"Lord Jesus Christ, we pray that the reality of who You are become more real to us than anything else. Thank You, amen."
Jun 7
Malva Birch commented on David Young's blog post THE SECRET OF COURAGE
"David, thank you for this. I've read these verses so many times, but never really focused on the people and what went on in their hearts and minds. This is very inspiring. Lord God, You are the God of courage. Please give each one of us the…"
Jun 7
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WHY DO YOU ASK MY NAME?

WHY DO YOU ASK MY NAME?One of my favorite events in scripture is the night Jacob wrestled with God. I don't believe you find anything like this in any religious teaching other than the Bible. The God who created the universe humbles Himself to wrestle with a man. The story is in Genesis 32.Jacob feared that he and his family would be attacked by his brother, Esau, and an army of 400 men with him. Jacob sent his family and all his…See More
May 27
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THE SIN OF THE CHURCH

What sin is enveloping the church in these days?Any sin is serious. And God's people are not immune to the enemy’s temptations, although we are given armor against them. To some extent, it is not unusual for God’s people to be sucked into whatever sin dominates our culture. But those who desire to be godly will seek deliverance from the sin of the world around us.The sin that is shaking our country is slander. It is prevalent on Facebook and other social media. It seems to have consumed…See More
May 18
Malva Birch commented on David Young's blog post KEYS TO SCRIPTURE MEMORY
"Lord, let Your Spirit enable us to slow down .. calm down .. focus .. and pray. Without You we can do nothing. Help us to memorize Your Word with understanding. Plant and establish Your Word in us so that You can pray through us. In the Name of…"
May 15
David Young commented on David Young's blog post KEYS TO SCRIPTURE MEMORY
"Thank you, Malva, God pressed this on me in relation to scriipture memory. But I am finding it difficult to apply to my prayer. And these are much needed for me there."
May 12
Malva Birch commented on David Young's blog post KEYS TO SCRIPTURE MEMORY
"Thank you David. Very practical and encouraging on a smaller scale too for those long verses and different translations of the same verse.  I wrote the key words on a sticky note and put it up at my computer to remind myself. I'm also…"
May 12
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KEYS TO SCRIPTURE MEMORY

God has helped me a great deal with these four keys to memorizing Scripture. You too will find them helpful, especially if you are trying to commit large portions of Scripture to memory. They are to Slow Down, Calm Down, Focus, and Pray. God gave me these things in the struggle to memorize. But I believe you can find each of these emphasized in the fruit of the Spirit, listed in…See More
May 11
Phil Miglioratti commented on David Young's blog post HOW DO YOU WORK FOR SUCCESS?
"Thank you for a #reimaginePRAYER...#ReimagineCHURCH exhortation,"
May 4
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HOW DO YOU WORK FOR SUCCESS?

I am writing especially to you who are pastors, but much of what I have to say will apply to any believer in Jesus Christ. I suspect that much of what is pressed upon us by the church growth movement and its widely accepted continuations are little more than superstition. Some of these things remind me of the labors of Jacob in the 30th chapter of Genesis. Jacob put striped sticks before the eyes of the…See More
May 4
Malva Birch commented on David Young's blog post THE SOUL OF A WRITER
""He uses His word to plant Himself in me." How encouraging... Praise the Lord! "Scripture memory is my most crucial task in these days." Thank You Lord, for this guidance and reassurance at this confusing time that our daily…"
Apr 24

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METAPHORS FOR CHRISTIAN WRITERS













As writers we deal with words, and most of us love them.



*Every poet looks for…
Words that cry, words that sting
Words that shine, words that ring
Words that fly, words that sing,
Words that say the many splendored thing.



The biblical languages are filled with vivid metaphors to help us understand deep and crucial truths. Three…

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Posted on July 4, 2020 at 11:04pm — 1 Comment

THE WORD OF ENLIGHTENMENT

I am astounded by the number of deep truths that rise to the surface of John chapter 1. Some of them are expressed by the reciprocating metaphors of the word and the light. Look with me at these verses.

John 1:1

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

John 1:4

In him was life, and the life was the light of men.

John 1:9-14

The true…

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Posted on June 29, 2020 at 1:07pm — 1 Comment

WE ARE ALL GULLIBLE AT DIFFERENT POINTS

WE ARE ALL GULLIBLE AT DIFFERENT POINTS





















I have recently been enthralled by some of the writing of Rachel Held Evans. She has written some powerful…
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Posted on June 16, 2020 at 12:03pm — 1 Comment

THE SECRET OF COURAGE







One of the most courageous actions recorded in Scripture is found as Joseph of Arimathea going to ask for the body of Jesus. It does not take much imagination to understand what Joseph must have been thinking when he considered going to Pilate. He must have known he would lose his place on the Sanhedrin and in society by doing that. He had to have considered the fact that connecting himself to a condemned criminal might cost him his life as…

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Posted on June 5, 2020 at 5:39pm — 1 Comment

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At 6:17pm on December 2, 2017, Andrew R. Wheeler said…

David, I'm sorry to take so long to get back to you - have been sick for a couple of weeks and not on PN.  Try this link for the China prayer cast - I got it directly from YouTube.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3140SHt78c

At 7:55pm on September 20, 2016, Andrew R. Wheeler said…

David, apologies for taking so long to get back to you - my recent out-of-state move has pretty much dominated my time and I'm only now getting back to being on PN consistently.  I appreciate what you shared and the heart of integrity behind it.  You are a great example to me! 

I would also say that praying for the SC justices by name and simply leaving in God's hands how he wants to work in their lives and through their rulings is a very valid way to pray.  The strength of our prayers is not in the words, but in the One to whom we pray - not that you need to hear that from me!!

At 9:58am on August 8, 2014, Chuck Huckaby said…

Hanvn't seen that one. Have to check it out. 

At 9:57pm on August 7, 2014, Chuck Huckaby said…

If I find something interesting David, I'll let you know.

At 2:10am on September 17, 2010, Stephen M. Hall said…
David. Very good to hear from you. It is a joy to be your friend. God's best to you and your family. Steve
 
 
 

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