PRAYER PROMPT ••• I have always loved the movies. My favorites are the classics from the 30s and 40s. The Golden Era. I don’t watch as many movies that come out today, but I think the production process is fascinating. We’re in “Awards Season” for the Hollywood elite (there are 13 award banquets scheduled in January and February alone). Last night was the Golden Globes. … Continue reading 1.7.18 Prayer Prompt: Is Your Screenplay Up For An Award?
PRAYER PROMPT ••• New Year is such a time of renewal. New year, new possibilities. It’s a time of hope and fresh starts, but (spoiler alert!) you’re still the same person you were on December 31st. If you have resolutions you want to embrace, go for it! I have a few of my own! We all want to make ourselves better and be better than … Continue reading 1.2.18 Prayer Prompt: The Habit of Sin
PRAYER PROMPT ••• When we get a new car, we like to tell about the great deal we got or the car’s outstanding performance. When our kids come home with straight A’s or score winning points, we like to tell let everyone know. When we get a promotion; plan a vacation; and when we had an exciting accomplishment, we want to share those details. We’re … Continue reading 12.26.17: Prayer Prompt: Praise God
PRAYER PROMPT ••• Genesis 2:25 says, “Now the man and his wife were both naked, but they felt no shame.” The age of innocence lasted for a brief moment in the big picture of humanity. When Adam and Eve were in the Garden of Eden, before they succumbed to temptation, they were innocent. By the next chapter, they were sewing fig leaves to cover themselves … Continue reading 12.19.17 Prayer Prompt: The Age of Innocence
PRAYER PROMPT ••• There is a video circulating on Facebook of a “human flag.” This guy can do all kinds of acrobatic tricks while holding himself perpendicular on a flagpole. It’s an extraordinary example of physical strength. When we talk about strength, this is generally what we’re talking about. Being muscular and body-strong. But the heart strength that comes from Jesus is what endures. A … Continue reading 12.11.17 Prayer Prompt: I Am Weak But He Is Strong
PRAYER PROMPT ••• Isn’t this picture beautiful? It was taken near Asheville, NC, about three hours from where I live. (No, I didn’t take it…wish I had!) I’ve visited about half of the US; have been to Canada, and parts of Europe; but no place is as beautiful to me as North Carolina. A first generation North Carolinian, I love my home state. But as … Continue reading 11.12.17 Prayer Prompt: Calling Heaven Home
PRAYER PROMPT ••• I realized over the weekend – My Grace-Full Life will be one year old next Monday! Not sure what we’ll do, but I’ll come up with something fun, so stay tuned on November 13th. In the meantime, as this milestone approaches, I’m amazed at God’s plan, His presence, and His goodness. Let me share my story. My grandmother taught me to read … Continue reading 11.7.17 Prayer Prompt: You Don’t Need a New Dream, You Need a New Direction