12.2.17 Prayer Prompt: Cleaning

PRAYER PROMPT ••• I’m going to clean the house today.  I’ve been planning this day for weeks.  My husband and I have spent the last several weekends reorganizing, purging, and basically – spring cleaning in the fall.  I can’t wait for tonight.  That wonderful feeling of everything cleaned, dusted, in its place.  I like for things to be orderly and tidy.  It feels refreshing.  And … Continue reading 12.2.17 Prayer Prompt: Cleaning

9.7.17 Prayer Prompt: Hurricane Irma

PRAYER PROMPT ••• This morning, our governor placed North Carolina under a state of emergency, in preparation for Hurricane Irma.  While Irma’s trajectory isn’t set in stone, and we aren’t fully certain of how hard NC will be hit, I watched a meteorologist last night who showed three possibilities once Irma makes landfall.  He talked about the possible options of where Irma may travel after … Continue reading 9.7.17 Prayer Prompt: Hurricane Irma

8.17.17 Prayer Prompt: Are You Focused on the Son?

PRAYER PROMPT ••• Most Americans have heard about the upcoming solar eclipse and many are excited about it.  I get it.  (Sort of.)  But just so we’re all on the same page, this Monday, people have the opportunity to see the moon fully block the sun.  The last time this happened was 1918.  This morning, as I prayed about what to write today, the Holy … Continue reading 8.17.17 Prayer Prompt: Are You Focused on the Son?

7.23.17 Prayer Prompt: Share the Gospel and Be a Part of the Body

PRAYER PROMPT ••• Jesus said, “And he said to them, “Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation.” (Mark 16:15)  Then, Paul wrote, “we endure anything rather than put an obstacle in the way of the gospel of Christ…I do it all for the sake of the gospel, that I may share with them in its blessings.” (1 Corinthians 9:12b, 23)  … Continue reading 7.23.17 Prayer Prompt: Share the Gospel and Be a Part of the Body

7.22.17 Prayer Prompt: Thank You for a New Day to Share Jesus

PRAYER PROMPT ••• When morning comes, a new day is full of opportunities (after Bible time and coffee, of course!)  Whether you are a stay-at-home mom, entrepreneur in Corporate America, administrative assistant, lawyer, doctor, nurse, window washer — whatever label you wear to define “what you do,” we all have our own purpose and our own mission field.  God’s given each of us a calling … Continue reading 7.22.17 Prayer Prompt: Thank You for a New Day to Share Jesus

7.7.17 Prayer Prompt: Power of Prayer

PRAYER PROMPT ••• As a little girl, I was fascinated by windmills.  I thought they looked romantic and charming and I associated them with many of the fairy tales and fables I loved so well.  I overlooked the ingenuity of the windmill… how it harnesses the power of the wind in order to produce energy.  Wind is unseen, yet it’s felt.  We can see the … Continue reading 7.7.17 Prayer Prompt: Power of Prayer

6.23.17 Prayer Prompt: Butterflies & Change

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