I was six years old when I realized I had a lisp. Do you remember that childhood chant “She sells seashells down by the seashore”? I was challenged to say it fives times fast. That didn’t turn out so well for me. Thankfully, my mild speech impediment improved with time. I learned to speak slowly … Continue reading Prayer
Today we take time to reflect on a precious verse and a beautiful song. We call it Word & Worship. OUR WORD for TODAY: God doesn't make mistakes. He is perfect in all of His ways. “As for God, his way is perfect: The Lord’s word is flawless; he shields all who take refuge in him.” Psalm 18:30 NIV … Continue reading Word & Worship – Good Good Father
When you ask, you do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives ... James 4:3 Have you ever paid attention to how many times your prayers are more about how someone else's sin, issue, or circumstance is affecting you than it is that person? In fact, James shares with us in 4:3 a very … Continue reading Breath Day – August 18, 2018
Micah 7:7 But as for me, I will watch expectantly for the LORD; I will wait for the God of my salvation. My God will hear me. They are there every single time. Every time. Each season of 21 Days of Prayer at church, the couple with the little boy are there. The father always … Continue reading Consistent Prayer
I love practicing yoga, but it can be a pain in the you-know-what. I don't buy into Eastern theology, mind you (I worship the Creator, not the created), but there are wonderful physical benefits from the practice. When I first began attending classes several years ago, I wondered what I had gotten myself into. I … Continue reading Divine Exhalation
One of the most important and memorable prayers I have ever prayed is Hannah's prayer found in 1 Samuel 1:10-11. In this passage we see a grieved, barren Hannah desperately pouring out her heart to the Lord for the thing she most wanted - a son. Like Hannah, I, too, had found myself in a … Continue reading Our Meekness for His Mightiness
I am convinced that I am where I am today because someone -- I think it was my grandfather -- prayed for me. I believe that I am the product of answered prayer. And IF I really believed in prayer, then why would I ever stop praying for the important things in my life? Without the prayers … Continue reading Who Are You Praying For?