6.2.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Cauliflower Reminded Me…

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• I am a foodie. I can watch cooking shows for hours and I get hypnotized by those cake decorating videos. In my four weeks without sugar, I’ve continued to stop and watch them. By the grace of God, they haven’t tempted me to break the no-sugar challenge, but I still enjoy watching food being made… Even if it’s not on … Continue reading 6.2.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Cauliflower Reminded Me…

5.21.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Courage Through Spiritual Attacks

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• It seems like every day, the world is doing whatever it can to beat down the Christian faith. It’s discouraging. It’s overwhelming. And yet, it’s to be expected. It’s an attack, not by people, but by the enemy. His time is drawing short. He’s a liar, a deceiver, and a discourager. His goal is to destroy humanity. And that’s what … Continue reading 5.21.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Courage Through Spiritual Attacks

5.13.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: My No-Sugar Challenge

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Today is a miracle. This is my 7th day of no sugar. Y’all, when I say this is an accomplishment only done by the grace of God, I’m not being flippant or funny. My weight has been a yo-yo for years but the truth is, I don’t feel overweight. Until I see a picture of myself. And then I’m horrified … Continue reading 5.13.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: My No-Sugar Challenge

4.4.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Our Personal Race

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• On Tuesday night, I went to visit my son and hang out with him a bit. As is the norm, we spent some time with him showing me weird videos he’s found on YouTube. I don’t know where he finds some of these things, but this one was “special.” Five people in brightly colored unitards and bare feet and their … Continue reading 4.4.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Our Personal Race

2.5.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Christian’s Still Sin

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Being a Christian doesn’t mean we’re perfect. We are still going to mess up. That’s why we need constant awareness of our thoughts and actions. Today’s post is based on something I read this morning. It was the comment section of an article; people were debating a topic and someone wrote that Jesus said, “Go and sin no more.” The … Continue reading 2.5.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Christian’s Still Sin

1.31.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: For His Glory

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• It’s 19 degrees again this morning, but I take comfort that spring is 48 days away. I am more than a little bit ready for some warmer weather because it’s very tempting to call in cold to work when the temperatures are this low. My prayers are with those who are truly being hit by extreme lows… I can’t even … Continue reading 1.31.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: For His Glory

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