10.11.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Bear Fruit

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• John the Baptist said, “Produce fruit in keeping with repentance.” (Luke 3:8a). It’s a truth as old as time — actions speak louder than words. In order for true, lasting change to be evident in our lives, we have to demonstrate our commitment to Christ through our behavior and choices. Today, as you pray, ask the Holy Spirit to help … Continue reading 10.11.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Bear Fruit

8.16.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: 1 Sheep

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Today, as you pray, praise our Good Shepherd who is willing to find us and bring us back into His care. At some point, all of us have been that one sheep. And because He cares for us, He said in John 10:11, “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.” Continue reading 8.16.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: 1 Sheep

7.24.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: When We Compromise Christian Values

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• As I was searching through pictures to make today’s graphic, I can across this photo of balloons floating away. It reminded me of something that happened a few weeks ago… My husband and I were driving home when balloons started showing up around us. We saw them both caught in the airflow of the road or where they’d escaped the … Continue reading 7.24.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: When We Compromise Christian Values

6.30.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: When Sin Sneaks Up On Us

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• The movies depict drowning as a thrashing, screaming-for-help kind of scenario, but the reality is that drowning is a very quiet death. I’m not going to go into the gory details, but suffice it to say, the movies have mislead us in that regard (drama sells more tickets). With that said, we often assume sin is a big, noisy, splashy, … Continue reading 6.30.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: When Sin Sneaks Up On Us

6.26.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Making Friends with Jesus

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• When it comes to our relationship with the Trinity, it starts with understanding the roles held by God the Father; Jesus the Son and Savior; and the Holy Spirit the Comforter and Counselor… Then we get into the whole Three-as-One conversation and I admit, my head starts to spin. The Trinity is a subject I have to take in faith … Continue reading 6.26.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Making Friends with Jesus

6.16.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Spiritual Risks

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• I once had a conversation with someone who was convinced that hell didn’t exist. I’m sure we all know people who believe that, but she was adamant that God was too loving to ever send anyone to hell—whether they believed in Him or not. I wish I’d had this conversation with her when I was a bit more developed in … Continue reading 6.16.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Spiritual Risks