11.19.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Childlike Faith

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Day 6 (and the last day) of our impromptu series on trust, and today, we’re going to talk about childlike faith. If you squish your mind to way-back-when and remember your own childhood, it’s my sincere hope and prayer that you have at least one memory of looking up to a parent or trusted adult, taking their hand, and nodding … Continue reading 11.19.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Childlike Faith

11.18.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Trusting Our Preachers

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Day 5 of our series on trust, and today, we’re going to talk about preachers. The Bible has some very strong words on the responsibility of teaching God’s word. Jesus said in Matthew 18:6, “but whoever causes one of these little ones who believe in me to sin, it would be better for him to have a great millstone fastened … Continue reading 11.18.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Trusting Our Preachers

11.17.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Trusting Circumstances vs. Trusting God

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Day 4 of our series on trust, and today, we’re going to talk about routine. We tend to get very complacent in our habits, trusting things to roll along the same day after day. Getting jarred out of routine may be as trivial as oversleeping the alarm clock and missing a few steps in a rush to get out the … Continue reading 11.17.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Trusting Circumstances vs. Trusting God

11.16.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Untrustworthy Emotions

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Day 3 of our series on trust, and today, we’re going to talk about our emotions. Emotions are valid, but they aren’t always trustworthy. For example, if someone is abused, their fear of future abuse is absolutely valid. A feeling of “I deserve this,” is not. That’s an emotional lie built on circumstances, but not rooted in truth. On the … Continue reading 11.16.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Untrustworthy Emotions

11.15.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: An Unexpected Series… Trusting God’s Word

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Yesterday’s Prayer Prompt was based on Psalm 118:8 and we talked about how manmade things are never guaranteed, but our God is 100% worthy of our trust. After I posted, I started thinking about things and made a list, so… Surprise! We have a series on trust! I don’t do series very often, so I’m as surprised as you are, … Continue reading 11.15.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: An Unexpected Series… Trusting God’s Word

11.14.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Where We Put Our Trust

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Fun fact about me: I don’t like bridges. I’m not so fearful that I won’t cross them, but I always breathe a little easier when I’m on the other side. However, there’s one bridge I refuse to cross… It’s the Mile High Swinging Bridge at Grandfather Mountain in NC. I’ll stand at the edge of it, but I can’t bring … Continue reading 11.14.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Where We Put Our Trust

11.13.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Lift Up in Praise

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Psalm 63:4 says, “So I will bless you as long as I live; in your name I will lift up my hands.” When we offer praise to God, we have the privilege of looking up. To turn our eyes toward our Savior and give Him our hearts and extend our hands in gratitude for all He’s done for us. Today, … Continue reading 11.13.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Lift Up in Praise