1.14.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Then vs Now Challenge

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• So have you seen the Then vs Now Age Challenge on Facebook? The instructions are simple: post your first profile picture and your most recent. I’m not participating because my profile picture hardly ever gets changed. It’s been almost two years since I switched it. It’s been interesting to see what my Facebook friends have posted though. But even more … Continue reading 1.14.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Then vs Now Challenge

12.22.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Assumptions, Stories, & The Cracker Barrel

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Happy Weekend Before Christmas! Since many will be traveling, or getting ready to travel, I’m going to share my absolute favorite road-trip game. All you need is a Cracker Barrel and your imagination. The walls of all Cracker Barrel locations are decorated with a hodgepodge of pictures and antiques. The game is to select a section of wall, and make … Continue reading 12.22.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Assumptions, Stories, & The Cracker Barrel

11.23.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Fruit With a Side of Wisdom

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• One of my favorite Bible verses (I have a lot of them!) is James 1:5, “If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.” I love that we can pray for wisdom. It’s a comfort during difficult seasons that we can earnestly pray for wisdom on … Continue reading 11.23.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Fruit With a Side of Wisdom

7.21.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Temptations

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• I have a major sweet tooth, but there’s one dessert I’ll never order in a restaurant… Anything chocolate. Don’t get me wrong, I like chocolate just fine… I’m just not the chocolate fanatic like some people I know (you know who you are!). But if I’m going to eat chocolate, I’m kind of particular about it. I don’t care for … Continue reading 7.21.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Temptations

7.4.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Freedom We Don’t Embrace

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Happy Fourth of July! Today, Americans celebrate our declaration of freedom. Each year, we pause to reflect on the freedoms our founding fathers established. Whether you’ve read the Declaration of Independence in its entirety or not, most Americans know the infamous line, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by … Continue reading 7.4.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Freedom We Don’t Embrace

6.18.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Freedom & the Power of Belief

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• When a baby elephant is tethered to a stake, it will pull against it. However, over time, the elephant will become convinced that the rope is too strong, and it will stop trying. Even as the elephant grows in strength, the psychological hold of the rope is so great, the elephant’s mind is conditioned to believe that it’s inescapable. Isn’t … Continue reading 6.18.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Freedom & the Power of Belief