7.11.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Faith of Moses’ Parents

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Hebrews 11 is known as the Faith Hall of Fame. The writer outlines how men and women of the Old Testament demonstrated faithfulness, living out Hebrews 11:1 ESV which says, “Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.” I was reading this chapter this morning and there, among the accolades for everyone from … Continue reading 7.11.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Faith of Moses’ Parents

7.1.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Spiritual Maturity

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• The authorship of Hebrews is a matter of debate. Personally, I tend to favor the probability that Paul wrote it. But whether the writings of Paul or someone else, the book is a hearty serving of Biblical truth. It explains the superiority of the new covenant of Jesus vs the Old Testament law. However, you can sense a bit of … Continue reading 7.1.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Spiritual Maturity

6.26.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Updating the Word

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• My grandmother always followed the royal family, especially Princess Diana. I never shared her interest until recently. And I don’t know that you can really call it an interest as much as a curiosity… But lately, I have found myself scrolling through the latest happenings with the royal family, and stopping to read articles when they make headlines (pretty much … Continue reading 6.26.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Updating the Word

6.22.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Boy at a Baseball Game

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• So off the bat (pun intended), you may wonder why on earth I put this verse with a picture of a baseball. It’s not really related but it’s based on something that happened at a baseball game last night. My husband and I joined our friends/neighbors to see our local baseball team play. To be honest, I really don’t like … Continue reading 6.22.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Boy at a Baseball Game

6.21.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Touch (A Sensory Series)

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• This is Day 5, and our final day, of our week-long focus on the five senses: sight, smell, hearing, taste, and touch. Day 5–Touch. Physical touch is such an important part of our lives. We give hugs of comfort, squeeze hands of encouragement, and give high fives in celebration. It’s an extension of our need to connect with other people. … Continue reading 6.21.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Touch (A Sensory Series)

6.17.19 PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT: Sight (A Sensory Series)

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Last week, I accidentally wrote a three-part series. This time, it’s on purpose. This one has been on my mind for several weeks. We’re going to spend five days on the senses: sight, smell, hearing, taste, and touch. But of course, we’ll talk about them from a faith-based perspective. Day 1–Sight. We have two different types of vision. The physical … Continue reading 6.17.19 PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT: Sight (A Sensory Series)

5.31.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Standing Strong in Faith

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• I was reading Isaiah this morning when this verse crossed my path: “If you do not stand firm in your faith, then you will not stand at all” (Isaiah 7:9b). These are words that the Lord spoke via Isaiah to Ahaz in regards to an upcoming attack from his enemies. I have to confess, when it comes to the battlefields … Continue reading 5.31.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Standing Strong in Faith