The Shameless Audacity of Prayer

A sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church Aug 28, 2016 Luke 11:1-13 We’re back with Luke’s version of the Lord’s Prayer this week. And where Matthew’s version had Jesus say “give us this day our daily bread”, in Luke’s version, Jesus says “give us each day our daily bread”. I don’t want to overplay the…

The Lord’s Prayer and Airport Security

A Sermon preached at Southminster Presbyterian Church Boise, Idaho July 25, 2010 Luke 11:1-13 Jesus was praying in a certain place, and after he had finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray, as John taught his disciples.” He said to them, “When you pray, say: Father, hallowed be your…