PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Yesterday, I took my son to see his surgeon for his two week check up. Since surgery, C’s arm has been wrapped in a splint that went from armpit to hand and he loathed it. He wanted the splint off so badly. On Saturday night, he threatened to take it off and I had an ever-so-slightly-panicked response to that idea. … Continue reading 4.10.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: If Your Faith Were X-Ray’d
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• I have been waiting for this day for months! It’s the first day of Spring! I will sneeze my head off for the next month (even more than normal since I’m a chronic sneezer no matter what time of the year and I’m stubborn and won’t take allergy medicine). But I am so grateful for winter to be officially over. … Continue reading 3.20.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: It’s Spring!
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• On Sunday afternoon, my husband went to the store to pick up a few things, including a bag of six bell peppers I asked him to get. Last night after dinner, I started chopping them up so they’d be ready to go. I love red, yellow, and orange peppers! I always add them to my eggs and also like to … Continue reading 3.19.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Avoiding Contamination
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• There are countless ways we can give. From monetary tithes to time and talent, to the material possessions that seem to accumulate in our homes. You can give gifts of encouragement, gifts of prayer, gifts of patience, gifts of praise, gifts of empathy, and gifts of compassion. Then there’s the Southern Baptist’s favorite gift—the gift of the casserole. May we … Continue reading 2.19.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Grace of Giving
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Everywhere you go, people are watching. Depending on how you read that, you could cue scary music from “The Twilight Zone” or some cutesy bouncy tune from a chick flick. For this morning’s graphic, I came across this movie theatre setting with the blank screen. There could be anything on that screen. My life story. Or your life story. Is … Continue reading 2.15.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: People Are Watching
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• When I was 18, I went to Paris with my literature teacher and a few other girls from school. Our trip started in England and included Switzerland and Germany, but Paris was my favorite. I think the Eiffel Tower is beautiful and standing at the top of it, while admiring Paris, and the Seine River remain strong in my memory, … Continue reading 1.17.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Lessons From the Eiffel Tower
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Day 6 (and the last day) of our impromptu series on trust, and today, we’re going to talk about childlike faith. If you squish your mind to way-back-when and remember your own childhood, it’s my sincere hope and prayer that you have at least one memory of looking up to a parent or trusted adult, taking their hand, and nodding … Continue reading 11.19.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Childlike Faith