Tag: Bonhoeffer


It’s Easy to be “Good” in Suburbia


Sometimes I have a hard time understanding the extent of my sinfulness and, correspondingly, my need for Grace. I'm a pretty good guy. I've mostly obeyed the 10 commandments; I often give money to people who need it, and I go to church every week. When I sit in the...

Do You Pray Naturally?


Prayer is Supernatural The last book Bonhoeffer published in his lifetime was “The Prayerbook of the Bible.”  He writes this book while in prison for his participation in a plot to kill Hitler, and the subject of the book is the Psalms.  Remember, the Psalms of the Old Testament are...