PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Without question, the only required reading for living as a Christian is the Holy Bible. But if we were going to build a library of suggested reading material, the book I’m currently reading would be near the top of the list. “Six Hours One Friday” is not new. Max Lucado wrote it and it was published in 1989. I bought … Continue reading 2.10.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Remember Jesus
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• In our selfie-crazed world, oh how we love a good filter. Filters are no longer limited to graphic artists and professional photographers… Our smartphone cameras have a whole host of options. Not to mention, easy-to-use apps that can touch up and recolor. I have a lot of graphics apps downloaded to my phone so I can make social media images, … Continue reading 2.2.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Which Filter Are You Using?
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Faith isn’t always easy, especially when we allow fear and doubt to creep up on us. But we aren’t meant to live timid lives of faith. 2 Timothy 1:7 says, “For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.” Isn’t that so amazing? To the world, Christians may be viewed as weak, but … Continue reading 11.28.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Faith Over Fear
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
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• It’s a tempting, but dangerous thing, to get caught up in what the world thinks. Paul wrote in 2 Timothy 2:4, “No soldier gets entangled in civilian pursuits, since his aim is to please the one who enlisted him.” From the moment we accept Jesus as our Savior, we are enlisted soldiers in the Army of the Lord! Our focus … Continue reading 10.7.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Soldiers Of the Lord
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Today, as you pray, look inward and ask the Holy Spirit to clean out your thoughts. Ask Him to help you be mindful of how you speak of others, and keep you from falling into the temptation of gossip. Continue reading 9.24.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Gossip
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Today, as you pray, thank God for being bigger than our fears (1 John 4:4) and Jesus for being the very author of our faith (Hebrews 12:2)! Ask the Holy Spirit to help you embrace the power of His promises, love, and self-control when you feel threatened by fears and doubts! Continue reading 8.15.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Faith Over Fear