2.20.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Lessons From Soldiers

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• A few years ago, my husband and I went on vacation to Charleston, SC. While we were there, we visited Patriots Point and toured the Vietnam Experience Exhibit. It was moving on multiple levels, but especially because Wayne’s dad is a Vietnam veteran. One of the most powerful displays was called “The Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall” and on it was … Continue reading 2.20.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Lessons From Soldiers

2.5.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Christian’s Still Sin

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Being a Christian doesn’t mean we’re perfect. We are still going to mess up. That’s why we need constant awareness of our thoughts and actions. Today’s post is based on something I read this morning. It was the comment section of an article; people were debating a topic and someone wrote that Jesus said, “Go and sin no more.” The … Continue reading 2.5.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Christian’s Still Sin

1.28.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Make Yourself at Home, Jesus

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• A couple of weeks ago, I shared that I’d changed up my morning devotion time and in addition to reading the Bible, I’m reading a spiritual growth book. I’m still on, “They Found the Secret,” by V. Raymond Edman. It’s a collection of 20 short bios of men and women of the faith. Y’all, I’m not going to lie. This … Continue reading 1.28.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Make Yourself at Home, Jesus

1.25.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Abundant Life

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• As much as I try to ignore the news, I haven’t been able to ignore the headlines about NY’s new stance on abortion. I don’t use my page as a political platform and I’m not going to start… For me, it’s a moral issue and I am unflinchingly pro-life. Before I continue, let me make a few points very clear … Continue reading 1.25.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Abundant Life

1.21.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Change of Heart

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• I’ve had a lifelong aversion to onions that was so extreme, if I ordered a salad I could tell if the prep knife had been used on an onion. If I could taste even the faintest flavor of onion, I’d push the whole salad or meal away. Then one day, inexplicably, I ordered a pizza and didn’t ask them to … Continue reading 1.21.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Change of Heart

1.12.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Wisdom From Harriet Beecher Stowe

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• I started a new book this morning called “They Found the Secret,” by V. Raymond Edman. It was published in 1960 and it offers 20 short biographies of men and women who discovered what Christ meant when He said, “I came that they may have life and have it abundantly” (John 10:10b). In the first biography of J. Hudson Taylor, … Continue reading 1.12.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Wisdom From Harriet Beecher Stowe

12.30.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: He Must Increase

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Good morning, I come to you from my living room where I’m very frustrated to not be going to church on the last Sunday of the year. But this cold that I’ve dealt with for a week is now a cough. It wakes me up and I’ve had several sleepless nights because of it. So my husband is probably right. … Continue reading 12.30.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: He Must Increase