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

5.1.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Praise Before We Panic

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• There’s a book I read each morning called “The Power of Praying Through the Bible,” by Stormie Omartian. Some of you are probably familiar it but if you’re not—the author starts in Genesis and every day, there’s a small snippet of scripture with a devotion and prayer. This morning was based on a passage from Judges and touched on our … Continue reading 5.1.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Praise Before We Panic

4.29.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: What Others Think of Us

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• The book of Judges outlines the 480-year vicious cycle of how the Israelites turned their back on God, worshiped idols, got in trouble, called out to God for help, and God rescued them again and again. While it’s not an excuse to go out and sin over and over because you know God will forgive, it’s a good example of … Continue reading 4.29.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: What Others Think of Us

4.26.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Knowing It’s God Who’s Speaking

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Have you ever heard the story of the car, the canoe, and the helicopter? Shorter version of a short illustration… A flood came and a Christian man decided not to evacuate. He said, “I trust God to save me.” The neighbors offered him a ride to safety and he declined. The waters rose and another man paddled up to the … Continue reading 4.26.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Knowing It’s God Who’s Speaking

4.2.17 Prayer Prompt: God’s Sense of Humor

PRAYER PROMPT ••• Christians often talk about “God’s sense of humor,” leaving non-believers scratching their head.  Where are all the jokes in the Bible?  But God’s humor and man’s idea of a joke aren’t always on the same page.  As I’ve come to grow in my own faith, I see the humorous irony of how God uses certain people and situations and I’m beginning to … Continue reading 4.2.17 Prayer Prompt: God’s Sense of Humor