Some more praiseworthy words

Addressing God, The Lord Jesus, the LORD, YHWH.  Address Him in the manner He is accustomed, as a sign of respect. How does one address the Creator and Sustainer of the Universe? Oh, Keshemnedo sounds too familiar. Geno-ojashket – The Long Nosed One  (slow to anger) Ékyenat kenik – Carries the Bone, the carrier ofContinue reading “Some more praiseworthy words”

The Lord’s Prayer Praiseworthy words: Thoughts of mine. When I address my LORD and Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ, I want to do so with the utmost respect, reverence and protocol. He is the Creator, the God of the Universe of Universes, the Creator of it all, the Supreme Cause/Effect of all things, so I want HimContinue reading “The Lord’s Prayer”

Intercessory Prayer

Intercessory Prayer Intercessory Prayer – What is it?Intercessory prayer is prayer for others. An intercessor is one who takes the place of another or pleads another’s case. One study Bible defines intercession as “holy, believing, persevering prayer whereby someone pleads with God on behalf of another or others who desperately need God’s intervention.” Intercessory PrayerContinue reading “Intercessory Prayer”

What is effectual prayer?

Prayer—-madmowen, dodaskewen, dotmowen, najdowen, nokanawen, etc. (Bodewadmimwen inspired) What is it? Prayer is seeking Prayer is worship Prayer is praising the Powers that be Prayer is meditating and reflecting Prayer can be deep introspection Prayer is intercession, interceding for somebody or something Prayer is travailing or asking for somebody else or something to happen PrayerContinue reading “What is effectual prayer?”

Ode Énagdewendemyan ngom… We all begin life as small children and move through our lives as we grow from babies, to small children, teenagers, adults and finally as elders. We refer to that as the Four Hills of Life as Neshnabek. I was no different growing up as a Neshnabe youth and ultimately to adulthood. Along theContinue reading “Ode Énagdewendemyan ngom…”