PRAYER PROMPT ••• Have you ever had a passport? This little book holds great potential. It gives the authority to travel internationally and spend time in foreign countries. But to get it – it’s not easy. It takes time and money to obtain it. But most find the effort worthwhile when it comes to seeing the world. Have you ever thought about our faith with … Continue reading 10.8.17 Prayer Prompt: Journey with Jesus
PRAYER PROMPT ••• A few months ago, I wrote about making sure we follow through when we promise to pray. This continues to weigh heavily on my heart, and it’s something I work on in my own prayer life. James 5:16 says, “Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person … Continue reading 9.29.17 Prayer Prompt: Promised Prayers
PRAYER PROMPT ••• I read from Nehemiah again today and once again, I am awed and amazed by God’s timing! Nehemiah 8:12 says, “So the people went away to eat and drink at a festive meal, to share gifts of food, and to celebrate with great joy because they had heard God’s words and understood them.” This verse showed up today on the heels of … Continue reading 8.14.17 Prayer Prompt: Getting Know God
PRAYER PROMPT ••• When they say God speaks to us through His word – they aren’t kidding. So here’s what happened – last night, I went to my church’s women’s Bible study. When it came time for prayer requests, I didn’t speak up. Mostly because I literally cannot tell anyone my prayer request without crying and I hate to cry in front of people. But … Continue reading 8.10.17 Prayer Prompt: Trust God
PRAYER PROMPT ••• Have you ever had someone who was really great at asking for favors, but even better at disappearing when they didn’t need anything? Yeah, me too. Next question… and be honest… Have you ever been that person? I think we all have. And worst of all, I think we’re all guilty of doing it to the One who loves us best. Let’s … Continue reading 7.28.17 Prayer Prompt: A To-Do List or a Conversation?
PRAYER PROMPT ••• I’m super excited today! After church, I’m going to lunch to meet my prayer partner for the first time. Sandra and I will attend Proverbs 31 Ministries’ She Speaks conference this month and Proverbs 31 introduced us so we could know someone before the conference and pray together. For the last month, Sandra and I have been exchanging emails and praying. In … Continue reading 7.9.17 Prayer Prompt: Prayer Partners
PRAYER PROMPT ••• I am terrified of butterflies. Anyone who knows me personally, who is reading, may wonder, “Who is this and what have they done to Denise? She would never intentionally pick a butterfly picture to illustrate her Prayer Prompt!” But it is me and yes, I chose it for a reason, though it was difficult to look through the inventory of butterfly images. … Continue reading 6.23.17 Prayer Prompt: Butterflies & Change