Posts by toddgaddis

Unpleasant but Necessary

Unpleasant but Necessary

With his wife Grace home ill one Sunday, President Calvin Coolidge attended church alone. Upon returning, he was asked by...

“I Have Sinned”

“I Have Sinned”

I believe the most neglected element of prayer is confession. It’s natural to ask Him for things. It’s supernatural to...

Thirsty for God

Thirsty for God

As we consider the necessity of confession, begin by acknowledging your desire for God.  Remember, it’s always good to look...

Wash Me

Wash Me

In 1884, Grover Cleveland ran against James G. Blaine for U. S. President. During the course of the campaign, Blaine...

When Bad is Good

When Bad is Good

In my last post, I mentioned the importance of gratitude, stressing the necessity of thanking God for our spiritual, physical,...

Thank God for Your “Haves”

Thank God for Your “Haves”

 For as long as I can remember, my mom has stressed to me, “Thank God for your haves and not...

The Magnitude of Gratitude

The Magnitude of Gratitude

In last weeks’ blog, we discussed the necessity of adoration in prayer. Yet as appropriate and powerful as it is,...

Singing and Satan

Singing and Satan

Ponder these two points regarding the element of praise in prayer. Singing enhances praise-There is no better way to enhance...

Unbridled Praise

Unbridled Praise

   What is your impression of a friend, family member, or co-worker who greets you with a barrage of requests...

Beyond Human Insight

Beyond Human Insight

 The Lord said to Jeremiah, “I will…tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know” (Jeremiah 33:3). The Hebrew...