1.19.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Endurance & Encouragement

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Today is my son’s 21st birthday. Once upon a time, during what I call “The Invasion of the Body Snatcher Years,” I foolishly thought that I’d stop worrying about him once he was an adult. I now laugh at the idiocy of that naive thought… I worry more than ever. At this point, it’s a daily surrender to God. Because … Continue reading 1.19.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Endurance & Encouragement

12.24.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Memories

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Christmas is a wonderful, joyful day when memories are made. As special as Christmas is though, for some, it is a day of sadness. For our family, it will be a bittersweet, since my grandmother won’t be here with us. But God, in all His mercy, designed us to have memories. And what an amazing gift that is, especially as … Continue reading 12.24.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Memories

12.15.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: How To Live Your Best Life

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• When it comes to our world today, many claim they are out to “Live My Best Life.” I get the concept. We have one life to live, make the most of it. However, there’s a couple of major flaws in the theory. First – life doesn’t end with death. One of two things happens after death. Either we go on … Continue reading 12.15.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: How To Live Your Best Life

9.18.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Contentment in Christ

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Learning to differentiate between wants and needs is a hard lesson in our materialistic society. However, as long as we have Jesus, we can be content. He is all we really need. Today, as you pray, ask the Holy Spirit to make you completely content in Christ alone. Thank Him for the truth of Philippians 4:19, “And my God will … Continue reading 9.18.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Contentment in Christ

9.14.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Worry Less; Pray More

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Today, as you pray, hold tight to the words found in Philippians 4:6. “Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done.” Hurricane Florence has given worries to many, but our God is bigger than a hurricane. He’s bigger than cancer. He’s bigger than money worries. He’s bigger … Continue reading 9.14.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Worry Less; Pray More

9.8.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: When He Calls You Out of Your Comfort Zone

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• When you go to the She Speaks Conference, which is a Christian women’s conference for writers, speakers, and leaders, a common question is, “Which track are you on?” Basically, we’re asking, are you a writer or a speaker? There’s a lot of cross-over. Writers are often asked to speak about their books; speakers have to write their talks. For me, … Continue reading 9.8.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: When He Calls You Out of Your Comfort Zone

7.25.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: When Faith Wavers

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• This morning, let’s talk about King Asa. He was a king who worshipped God wholeheartedly and encouraged all of Judah to as well. He had faith in the one and only living God. After a decade of peace, King Asa and the people of Judah were attacked by an Ethiopian army that was one million strong. When compared to their … Continue reading 7.25.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: When Faith Wavers