3.19.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Avoiding Contamination

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• On Sunday afternoon, my husband went to the store to pick up a few things, including a bag of six bell peppers I asked him to get. Last night after dinner, I started chopping them up so they’d be ready to go. I love red, yellow, and orange peppers! I always add them to my eggs and also like to … Continue reading 3.19.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Avoiding Contamination

3.18.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Seeking Something Better

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• I’m a lifelong history nerd and the stories of early America have always been fascinating to me. As a kid, I wondered who was the first in my family to come to America. Where were they in relationship to all the stories of colonization and the signing of the Declaration of Independence? As an adult, when I’ve had time to … Continue reading 3.18.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Seeking Something Better

3.17.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Check Your Heart

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• If you’re familiar with Christian comedian John Crist, you know one of his favorite phrases is “Check your heart.” While he often says it in an effort to be funny (and it works—the man cracks me up!), the jokes are walking hand-in-hand with wisdom. Proverbs 4:23 says, “Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.” … Continue reading 3.17.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Check Your Heart

3.16.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Strength Through Christ

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• “I can do all things through him who strengthens me” (Philippians 4:13). Classic. It’s a favorite verse for many. It can apply to anything. From marriage or parenting struggles… To difficult jobs… To weight loss or health concerns… To cleaning the house (which is where I am claiming today!) But if we take a closer look at this verse, let’s … Continue reading 3.16.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Strength Through Christ

3.15.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Fearless

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Over the last few months, I’ve gotten in the habit of turning on the WBFJ or K-LOVE app while I design the morning graphic. This morning was no different. I had my stock photography, and had chosen the verse of the day — “for God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control” (2 … Continue reading 3.15.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Fearless

3.14.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Reminder From The Great Facebook Breakdown of 2019

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Yesterday, life as we know it came to a screeching halt. I am, of course, referring to The Great Facebook Breakdown of 2019 (as it will henceforth be known — tell everyone. I want credit for coining a phrase). All over the world, frustrated people could not update Facebook or Instagram. The apps and web browser would open, but any … Continue reading 3.14.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Reminder From The Great Facebook Breakdown of 2019

3.13.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Free For Everyone

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• As summer approaches, community events and outdoor festivals are being planned and strategies to draw people in are being evaluated. Promising a free hot dog to all attendees is a great way to attract people to an event… Especially for families who are looking for free or low-cost things to do together and entertain the kids. But if you’ve ever … Continue reading 3.13.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Free For Everyone