12.5.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Getting Ready for the Forecast

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• If you’ve been reading for a while, you know I REALLY REALLY REALLY don’t like snow. A Southern girl through and through, I lost the novelty of snow after I moved north to Ohio and experienced a few winters up there. I’m back home in NC now where we don’t know how to drive in it and we aren’t prepared … Continue reading 12.5.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Getting Ready for the Forecast

12.4.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Light of Light

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Shadows of doubt and fear disappear in the light of truth! And a verse like Psalm 36:9 is a great reminder, “For with you is the fountain of life; in your light do we see light.” Everything we need in life can be found in Jesus Christ, the light of the world. Every truth is revealed through Him. Today, as … Continue reading 12.4.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Light of Light

12.3.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Feeling Like an Outcast

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Sometimes, we all feel like an outcast. Sometimes, it’s all in our own imagination… Sometimes, it’s a feeling we get after doing something we shouldn’t have… And sometimes, we are legitimately in situations where right or wrong, we are excluded by the people around us. Whatever the circumstances, feeling like an outcast isn’t a fun place to be. I was … Continue reading 12.3.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Feeling Like an Outcast

12.2.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Taking Refuge in the Word

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• When you’re in a great mood, read the Bible. When you’re feeling sad, read the Bible. When you’re on top of the world, read the Bible. When you’re feeling lonely, read the Bible. When you’re depressed… angry… joyful… melancholy… excited… frustrated… hopeful… or any emotion on the scale of human feelings… Read the Bible. Proverbs 30:5 says, “Every word of … Continue reading 12.2.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Taking Refuge in the Word

12.1.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Replenished Souls

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Jeremiah 31:25 says, “For I will satisfy the weary soul, and every languishing soul I will replenish.” These words of the Lord being such comfort, don’t they? We know Jesus told us to let Him carry our burdens and He will give us rest (Matthew 11:28-30). But the word I love in this passage of Jeremiah is “replenish.” It’s not … Continue reading 12.1.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Replenished Souls

11.30.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Uniquely Made

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• There are those who are excited to see frost and look forward to snow with great anticipation… I am not one of those people. Though we haven’t even officially entered winter yet, I’m longing for spring and summer. But despite my negativity toward winter weather, I have to confess that when I go out to my car and see the … Continue reading 11.30.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Uniquely Made

11.29.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Steadfast Love of God

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• We don’t use the word “steadfast” that often, but it’s a great word. It means “firm in purpose” and “unwavering.” It’s used to describe God’s love for us in Psalm 136:1, “Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever.” His love for us in ongoing, never-ending, without hesitation, and unshakable. It’s not going … Continue reading 11.29.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Steadfast Love of God