7.10.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Isolated in the Storm

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Last night, my friend Amy posted a video about a decommissioned lighthouse that was turned into a hotel called Frying Pan Tower. The property is located 34 miles off the North Carolina coast and is actually in international waters. The video showed what visitors experience, and said the biggest issue is the fear of being out in the middle of … Continue reading 7.10.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Isolated in the Storm

7.9.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Context in the Bible

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• One of the quickest ways to get me on a soapbox is to use Scripture out of context. It is crazy-easy to cherry pick words from the Bible and use them to build an argument. But without context, it’s like picking a novel off the shelf, randomly flipping to the middle, and using the first sentence you read as a … Continue reading 7.9.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Context in the Bible

7.9.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Context in the Bible

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• One of the quickest ways to get me on a soapbox is to use Scripture out of context. It is crazy-easy to cherry pick words from the Bible and use them to build an argument. But without context, it’s like picking a novel off the shelf, randomly flipping to the middle, and using the first sentence you read as a … Continue reading 7.9.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Context in the Bible

6.20.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Taste (A Sensory Series)

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• This is Day 4 of our week-long focus on the five senses: sight, smell, hearing, taste, and touch. Day 4–Taste. This is my favorite sense, as evidenced by the size of my thighs. Our verse is Psalm 34:8 which says, “Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good! Blessed is the man who takes refuge in him!” How on … Continue reading 6.20.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Taste (A Sensory Series)

5.13.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: My No-Sugar Challenge

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Today is a miracle. This is my 7th day of no sugar. Y’all, when I say this is an accomplishment only done by the grace of God, I’m not being flippant or funny. My weight has been a yo-yo for years but the truth is, I don’t feel overweight. Until I see a picture of myself. And then I’m horrified … Continue reading 5.13.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: My No-Sugar Challenge

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

11.26.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Lesson From My Cat

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• If you meet me in person, there are three things you’ll learn pretty quickly. I love Jesus I love coffee It wouldn’t take a lot of effort for me to morph into a crazy-cat-lady. I absolutely love cats. I don’t talk about it on the blog much because let’s face it — cats aren’t that great a model for obedience, … Continue reading 11.26.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Lesson From My Cat