1. In this final article in the series, “The Lord’s Prayer During Lent,” Philip Bartelt talks about the 7th Petition (“Deliver us from evil”) and the Conclusion (“For Thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, forever and ever. Amen.”)
  2. Inspired by God’s goodness we give thanks for all that we have, regardless of degree or magnitude, because it is God our Father himself who gives them for our benefit.
  3. God does not combat the impending armies of Satan with might and power, but with the weakness of a babe.
  4. When we read this chapter, we find that we are actually shaped by the word.
  5. They cannot know that I am already a father, but, this side of eternity, I won’t ever meet my child because of a miscarriage.