PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• So many times, I have no idea what to say. I can plan and plan and then – what comes out is a jumbled mess. Sometimes talking to God is the same way. We want to, but find it difficult to know what to say, or where to begin. We’re organized and armed with a prayer list (mine’s even categorized … Continue reading 4.15.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Praying All the Time
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Have you ever wondered what you’ll be doing when Jesus comes back? In Luke 12:35-59, Jesus speaks of His mission and our responsibility to be prepared. In verse 40 (NLT), Jesus said, “You also must be ready all the time, for the Son of Man will come when least expected.” My husband I have had this conversation before – where … Continue reading 4.8.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Are You Ready?
PRAYER PROMPT ••• As I sit in the quiet of my living room this morning, coffee and my dog beside me, I think of joy. I’ve missed so many opportunities to be joyful throughout my life, but I’ve learned so much about it in the last few years. I am reminded of 1 Thessalonians 5:16, which says, “Always be joyful.” Not sometimes. Not when circumstances … Continue reading 12.25.17 Prayer Prompt: Joy to the World
PRAYER PROMPT ••• Have you ever had a friend who just talks your ear off? They are incessant with their talk, talk, talking to the point you want to scream, “Be quiet!” I’m sure we all know at least one person like that, and if we’re honest about it, we may even BE that person at times! I’m a pretty quiet person, but with my … Continue reading 12.23.17 Prayer Prompt: Can We Pray Too Much?
PRAYER PROMPT ••• It’s Thanksgiving Day, and across the country, people are thankful. We DO have a lot to be thankful for. What about the other 364 days of the year? Are we thankful when we’re stuck in rush hour traffic, late for work, with coffee stains down our shirt because we figured out too late that the lid wasn’t screwed on just right? Or … Continue reading 11.23.17 Prayer Prompt: Being Thankful For What We Don’t Have
PRAYER PROMPT ••• Encouragement is something few people ask for, but everyone needs. It fits various purposes and seasons in life and there’s no specific size or form for it. We needed encouragement when the training wheels came off our first bicycle. We needed encouragement when we started a new school year. We needed encouragement when we walked into our first job interview. We need … Continue reading 10.29.17 Prayer Prompt: Encouragement
PRAYER PROMPT ••• Since Jesus’ ascension, every generation has believed they were living in the end times. But I believe ours has far more claim to that than any other. In 2 Timothy 3:1-4, Paul’s letter outlined what people in the end times would be like, “You should know this, Timothy, that in the last days there will be very difficult times. For people will … Continue reading 10.24.17 Prayer Prompt: Is Everyone Ready?