8.4.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Our Unique Calling

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Earlier this week, I shared that based on some wisdom I gained from She Speaks that there were some changes coming to My Grace-Full Life. For several months, I’ve prayed about it… And asked the Holy Spirit, am I still on the path you want me to be on? Am I doing what you want me to do or is … Continue reading 8.4.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Our Unique Calling

7.14.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Higher Standard

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• So it sounds like Papa John’s has some issues. If you haven’t heard the story yet, the founder made some disparaging comments and resigned from the board. In the aftermath, Papa John’s is doing damage control as schools, universities, and professional sports teams around the country sever relationships with the company. One offensive word has sent this international company into … Continue reading 7.14.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Higher Standard

7.12.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Judgment vs. Accountability

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• As Christians who strive to follow God’s will and plan for our lives, we have a different standard of right and wrong than what is accepted by the world. We have perceptions about what constitutes a godly life, and because of that, we walk on a delicate thread — a balancing act where it’s easy to trip and fall into … Continue reading 7.12.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Judgment vs. Accountability

7.9.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Jesus Wept

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• John 11:35 is the shortest verse in the Bible. And one of the most powerful descriptions of Jesus’ humanity. “Jesus wept.” At the tomb of Lazarus, Jesus was confronted by two grieving sisters who wanted to know why Jesus hadn’t come sooner to heal their brother. Jesus arrived knowing full well that Lazarus had died and He also knew He … Continue reading 7.9.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Jesus Wept

6.29.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Discouragement and Languishing Souls

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Feeling discouragement can wreak havoc on the body. It can overwhelm you and leave you exhausted… Mentally, physically, and even spiritually drained. It’s through seasons of discouragement that we have to remember Who is in charge. Hundreds of years before Jesus offered to carry our heavy loads (Matthew 11:28-30), the Lord said in Jeremiah 31:25, “For I will satisfy the … Continue reading 6.29.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Discouragement and Languishing Souls

6.28.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Clinging to God

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• I was driving home last night and listening to Joy FM. I don’t usually listen to music when I’m driving, but I wanted some worship music last night. I wish I’d caught the name of the song, because as I learned this morning, googling the keywords, “God’s hands, ocean, mountain, hold me,” brings back a lot of options. The point … Continue reading 6.28.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Clinging to God