10.8.17 Prayer Prompt: Journey with Jesus

PRAYER PROMPT ••• Have you ever had a passport?  This little book holds great potential.  It gives the authority to travel internationally and spend time in foreign countries.  But to get it – it’s not easy.  It takes time and money to obtain it.  But most find the effort worthwhile when it comes to seeing the world.  Have you ever thought about our faith with … Continue reading 10.8.17 Prayer Prompt: Journey with Jesus

10.6.17 Prayer Prompt: At the Crossroads

PRAYER PROMPT ••• There’s a very powerful image that comes when you think of crossroads.  Which path will you choose?  Robert Frost dedicated an entire poem about the choice between two paths (“The Road Not Taken”).  And (spoiler alert!), at the end of one of my favorite movies, “Castaway,” Tom Hanks stands at a crossroads: a place where he must make a choice in which … Continue reading 10.6.17 Prayer Prompt: At the Crossroads

10.1.17 Prayer Prompt: God First; God in the Center

PRAYER PROMPT ••• Today is my sixth wedding anniversary, but it feels much longer.  And I promise, I say that in a good way.  It just seems so crazy that we’ve been through so much in six short years!  Starting out with my move to Ohio… relocating back to North Carolina four years later… trips… memories… laughter and tears…  As Wayne and I have worked … Continue reading 10.1.17 Prayer Prompt: God First; God in the Center

9.25.17 Prayer Prompt: Shaken, Not Broken

PRAYER PROMPT ••• My dad invited me to come to his house and get my late step-mom’s Christmas china before the house is sold in a few weeks.  Dad lives about 50 minutes from me and since my son’s apartment is about halfway between my house and Dad’s, my son offered to go with me.  When we arrived late yesterday afternoon, I was a bit … Continue reading 9.25.17 Prayer Prompt: Shaken, Not Broken

9.6.17 Prayer Prompt: A Sacrifice of Thanksgiving 

PRAYER PROMPT ••• I love it when I read the Bible and a verse jumps out at me.  This morning was such a morning.  Psalm 50:14-15 says, “Offer to God a sacrifice of thanksgiving, and perform your vows to the Most High, and call upon me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you shall glorify me.”  At the time this Psalm … Continue reading 9.6.17 Prayer Prompt: A Sacrifice of Thanksgiving 

9.5.17 Prayer Prompt: God’s Creation 

PRAYER PROMPT ••• My friend and her new husband just got home from their honeymoon at the beach. While they were there, they were able to be a part of the excitement of new baby turtles preparing to hatch. It’s amazing how a turtle can lay her eggs in the sand, and when they hatch, the turtles instinctively know to swim for the ocean. It’s … Continue reading 9.5.17 Prayer Prompt: God’s Creation 

9.3.17 Prayer Prompt: Let’s Worship

PRAYER PROMPT ••• It’s Sunday!  I love Sunday mornings!  It’s such an honor to be in the house of God!  There are so many reasons to be in church every week, but the best is in Matthew 18:20.  Jesus said, “For where two or three are gathered in my name, there am I among them.”  I love that!  This isn’t just about being in a … Continue reading 9.3.17 Prayer Prompt: Let’s Worship