PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Fun fact about me—I love reading stories about the Old West. My favorites are the stories of Billy the Kid, Wyatt Earp, and Doc Holliday. As such, any movies that have come out about these three legends of the Old West generally catch my attention. One of my favorites, “Tombstone” was released in 1993, and in the 26 years that … Continue reading 2.16.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Are You Reflecting God’s Goodness?
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• As I write this, it’s Very Early o’clock at my house… I’ve been up since 4:30. I’m usually up around 5:30 and it’s incredible what a difference an hour makes, especially at this time of day. Thankfully, this isn’t a new norm for me, but I’ve got a meeting at 8, and it’s about an hour away. So before we … Continue reading 2.8.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Fearless
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• In Psalm 77:11, the Psalmist wrote, “I will remember the deeds of the Lord; yes, I will remember your miracles of long ago.” How often do you take time to simply reflect on the goodness of God? How great He is and the miracles He has done. Today, as you pray, acknowledge His works. And ask the Holy Spirit to … Continue reading 2.6.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Remembering God’s Goodness
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Do you ever wake up, say your prayers, then go about your day, not giving God another passing thought until it’s time for your bedtime prayers? I think a lot of us are guilty of that (if not most of us). I have even known people who chose their church based on how fast a minister could deliver a sermon … Continue reading 2.1.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: 24/7
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• When my husband and I got married, we joked that we were the Brady Bunch of pets. We each had three, so we were significantly outnumbered. But the inevitable happens. We lost the first in 2015… The second last summer, and last night, we lost a third. My little cat Henry died and I’m just heartbroken. I shouldn’t have favorites, … Continue reading 1.26.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Pets We Love
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• As much as I try to ignore the news, I haven’t been able to ignore the headlines about NY’s new stance on abortion. I don’t use my page as a political platform and I’m not going to start… For me, it’s a moral issue and I am unflinchingly pro-life. Before I continue, let me make a few points very clear … Continue reading 1.25.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Abundant Life
PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Psalms 121:1-2 says, “I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth.” Whenever I read those verses, I can’t help but think of “The Sound of Music” when the Mother Abbess quoted it to Maria (she only said the first verse and it was … Continue reading 1.23.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: A Reminder From the Reverend Mother