Why Bother Praying?

Bruce Gordon will lead a three part series on Prayer beginning in September. Bruce, the Titus Street Professor of Theology and Professor of Reformation History at Yale Divinity School and member of our congregation, will talk with us about Prayer: Why Bother Praying.

Session One, September 14: What does Jesus say about prayer and how do we talk about prayer as Christians? Is it embarrassing to pray out loud? Is it easier just to do things or debate issues than to pray?

Session Two, September 21: What is Christian prayer? Does prayer cause things to happen? What are we doing? Do we need to pray individually if we pray in church?… Continue