1.16.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Tithing

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Tithing is a deeply personal thing. And let’s face it—talking about money can get uncomfortable. But it’s come up in several conversations I’ve had lately. That fact, coupled with the passage I read in the Bible this morning, has prompted me to talk about it today. There are those who say that the 10% tithe of the Old Testament doesn’t … Continue reading 1.16.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Tithing

1.5.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: God & Nutella

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• I saw some mind-blowing news yesterday and if you haven’t heard it yet — brace yourself because this is huge! You can now get seven-pound buckets of Nutella at Costco! SEVEN POUNDS!! That would last the average household at least a whole month, right?! Because seriously, who doesn’t love some Nutella? It’s awesome! All joking aside, we get excited about … Continue reading 1.5.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: God & Nutella

11.8.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Seeking God

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• I love reminders to lean on God’s strength. I need Him as much on my best day as I do on my worst. We all do, so it’s important to reflect on our need to lean on Him often! 1 Chronicles 16:11 tells us, “Seek the Lord and his strength; seek his presence continually!” And in James 4:8a tells us, … Continue reading 11.8.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Seeking God

7.24.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: When We Compromise Christian Values

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• As I was searching through pictures to make today’s graphic, I can across this photo of balloons floating away. It reminded me of something that happened a few weeks ago… My husband and I were driving home when balloons started showing up around us. We saw them both caught in the airflow of the road or where they’d escaped the … Continue reading 7.24.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: When We Compromise Christian Values

1.14.18 Prayer Prompt: Trusting God

PRAYER PROMPT ••• The future holds many things: fear, uncertainty, and doubt, to name a few.  It also holds potential joy, but it’s not as natural for us to look at the horizon and see that possibility.  It’s easier to brace for a traumatic impact rather than run face-first into the unknown.  King David wrote in Psalm 139:16, “You saw me before I was born. … Continue reading 1.14.18 Prayer Prompt: Trusting God

11.15.17 Prayer Prompt: Seek and Find

PRAYER PROMPT ••• Have you ever heard the phrase, “Hidden in plain sight?”  It’s something that is so obvious, yet it’s often not seen.  People act as if God is elusive, unattainable, or over complicate the truth that sits right in front of each one of us.  People search, groping in the dark for a light that is burning bright enough to illuminate the whole … Continue reading 11.15.17 Prayer Prompt: Seek and Find

3D Prayers, Part 3: Depth

One of the biggest struggles Christians face is prayer time.  Of course, this is only my opinion, but based on my experiences and conversations with friends — prayer feels awkward.  We stumble over words, tripping out statements that feel forced.  While most Christian leaders encourage you to simply “talk” to God, have a conversation the way you would with a friend, that’s easier said than … Continue reading 3D Prayers, Part 3: Depth