9.17.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Praying For Others

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• In James 5:16, it says, “Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working.” We know we should pray for others, but it’s easy to forget. We hear of a tragic story, or get a phone call, and say, … Continue reading 9.17.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Praying For Others

9.15.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Living Life Set Apart

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Did you ever have your mom or dad say to you, “If all your friends jump off a cliff, does that mean you have to jump too?” When I was growing up, my dad usually said it, and it was always dripping with sarcasm. And I remember the first time I asked that same infamously rhetorical question to my own … Continue reading 9.15.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Living Life Set Apart

8.30.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Share the Gospel

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• How do the song lyrics go? “I love to tell the story… ‘Twill be my theme in glory… To tell the old, old story… Of Jesus and His love.” This classic hymn, written in 1866, is timeless! And as Christians, it should be our anthem! It’s based on Psalm 66:16, which says, “Come and hear, all you who fear God, … Continue reading 8.30.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Share the Gospel

7.23.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Leaning On Our Heavenly Father

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• If you’ve ever had children, or ever observed children, you know they love to lean. They lean on their parents when they are feeling shy… When they are feeling bored… When they are feeling tired… When they are scared… If there’s any excuse to lean (especially on insanely hot days), children will do it. And this leaning tendency isn’t reserved … Continue reading 7.23.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Leaning On Our Heavenly Father

7.6.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: When It’s Convenient

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• The Apostle Paul was arrested several times during his ministry and in Acts 24, we find him standing trial, accused of inciting riots among the Jews. A lawyer named Tertullus gave the accusation in verses 2-8. Then, Governor Felix heard Paul’s side of things. In verses 22-23, Felix basically put the trial on continuance and ordered Paul back to jail. … Continue reading 7.6.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: When It’s Convenient

7.5.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Fears

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• So… the annual apocalypse is over. At least in my dog’s mind. My dog Beth spends every Fourth of July in sheer terror. It’s the worst holiday of the year at our house. We can’t leave her when she’s scared because we worry she’ll get destructive in her panic. We can’t have people over because we can’t entertain while dealing … Continue reading 7.5.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Fears