1.5.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: God & Nutella

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• I saw some mind-blowing news yesterday and if you haven’t heard it yet — brace yourself because this is huge! You can now get seven-pound buckets of Nutella at Costco! SEVEN POUNDS!! That would last the average household at least a whole month, right?! Because seriously, who doesn’t love some Nutella? It’s awesome! All joking aside, we get excited about … Continue reading 1.5.19 Praise & Prayer Prompt: God & Nutella

12.17.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Christmas Countdown

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• It’s the home stretch… One more week to get ready for Christmas. Are you ready? Hopefully, you’re better prepared than I am. As much as I wanted to shop local this year, a lack of time coupled with a foot of snow sent me to Amazon for my Christmas shopping. And for the first time, Amazon has me worried. Normally, … Continue reading 12.17.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: The Christmas Countdown

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

12.10.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Joyful

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Good morning! It’s Day 2 of Snowpocalypse 2018 here in NC and our state is shut down. In fact, our governor declared a state of emergency before the snow even started, but that may have been because all the grocery stores were out of bread and milk. Just kidding… In all seriousness, this was a tremendous snowstorm and it has … Continue reading 12.10.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Joyful

12.9.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Be Still

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• Snowy Greetings from Winter Wonderland… I’ve only used a personal photo on a handful of occasions for our supporting graphic, and today is one of those occasions. That snowy yard is mine. I’ve already made my feelings about snow very clear so I’ll leave it alone, I promise. But I have to give snow this — the whole world seems … Continue reading 12.9.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Be Still

10.29.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Spiritual Sight

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• In Luke 18:35-43, we read of one of of Jesus’ miracles—the restored sight of a blind man. Jesus healed many during a His ministry, but an important point to note in this particular incident is that the blind man calls out to Jesus, “Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!”(Luke 18:38). The man’s use of the title “Son of … Continue reading 10.29.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Spiritual Sight

10.25.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Rejoice & Weep

PRAISE & PRAYER PROMPT ••• In the last week, I’ve relearned the value and importance of sharing in another’s burdens. It’s an investment in someone else’s emotions that connect us and bring us to levels of greater empathy. Last night, I read Romans 12:15, “Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep.” And after reading, I was once again amazed by God’s timing. … Continue reading 10.25.18 Praise & Prayer Prompt: Rejoice & Weep