Even in today's post Christian society the Lord's Prayer remains widely known. Its beauty is that it can be understood by a child, but has tremendously profound lessons for those of us who investigate it more deeply. However, our tendency is to allow familiarity to breed complacency. We can repeat the Lord's Prayer verbatim, but do we ponder its message and follow its example?
About Derek Thomas
Originally from Wales, Derek Thomas is the Senior Minister of Preaching and Teaching, First Presbyterian Church, Columbia, South Carolina and Professor of Systematic and Historical Theology at the Atlanta campus of Reformed Theological Seminary.