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

12.13.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Questioning vs Asking Questions

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Last night, a dear friend of mine called and we had a conversation that took us all through the Bible… From the creation of the world, to the accuracy of Scripture, to the age of accountability, to the ways God answers prayer. We covered a lot of ground in an hour and a half. The great news is that God … Continue reading 12.13.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Questioning vs Asking Questions

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

10.14.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Pray For Our President & Leaders

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Disclaimer! I make it a point not to discuss politics, and I’m not about to start. With that said, I want to talk about what happened at the White House this weekend. Yesterday, American Pastor Andrew Brunson returned to the US after two years of imprisonment in Turkey. As I watched the Live feed of his meeting with President Trump … Continue reading 10.14.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Pray For Our President & Leaders

1.5.18 Prayer Prompt: Be Real

PRAYER PROMPT ••• Brrrrrrrrrr…  I come to you this morning with hot coffee and under a blanket!  It’s a balmy 8 degrees at my house this morning, with an expected high of 31 (which will feel like a heat wave after I braved the cold to let my dog out this morning!)  Hope all of you are staying warm!  Today, I want to talk about … Continue reading 1.5.18 Prayer Prompt: Be Real

12.12.17 Prayer Prompt: The Meaning of Hope

PRAYER PROMPT ••• Two Sunday’s ago, my husband and I lit the first Advent candle of the season at church.  It’s the candle that represents “hope.”  It’s a word that God keeps putting on my heart, and for such a small word, it has some big meaning.  If you’re a fan of the movie, “The Shawshank Redemption,” you are undoubtedly familiar with Red’s take on … Continue reading 12.12.17 Prayer Prompt: The Meaning of Hope