Be Humble – Value Others Above Yourself

Another week down for the prayer challenge and I continue to experience benefits and blessings in my life. This week my goal was to practice the pause and pray that I can be aware of the need to pause. Trying to be mindful to practice the pause this week has been profound for me. First … Continue reading Be Humble – Value Others Above Yourself

Practice the Pause

I found myself a little behind this week and was not able to post the prayer prompt on Friday. Sorry about the delay. I want to say that I am so thankful for this prayer challenge. I am seeing more benefits than I can ever explain. Because of the prayer prompts and accountability of my … Continue reading Practice the Pause

As Christ Has Loved Us

Well, I've made it to the 3rd week of my prayer challenge. Reflecting on the past week, I am working toward building a better habit in my prayer life. Complete transparency, I have not met all my goals. I did not make a point to schedule a time each day to pray about renewing my … Continue reading As Christ Has Loved Us

Renewing Your Mind

Last week I started a prayer challenge, the goal for the week was to stop and say a prayer when I feel frustrated about something and want to vent about it to a friend. This was more difficult than I thought it would be. This week I became very aware of how much I choose … Continue reading Renewing Your Mind

Stop Venting, Start Praying

I am a person who loves to talk. Happy, sad, tickled pink or mad as a wet hen, talking is my therapy. When something is on my heart, I want to talk about it. So when I'm upset or frustrated, what do I do? I seek out someone to talk to. Depending on who I … Continue reading Stop Venting, Start Praying

Prayer Challenge 2020

Wow! It's been a busy few weeks. I got my son moved out in a day, but helping him get settled into his new home and college life has taken a bit longer. Finally he's been able to get internet (3 weeks without it while trying to do all online classes), get his schedule straightened … Continue reading Prayer Challenge 2020

Meditation Mondays – Heroes of Faith – Shiprah and Puah

Today's study is a powerful example of faith. In Exodus 1:8-12, we can read about Shiphrah and Puah. Because these two ladies feared God they exhibited incredible bravery and defied the Egyptian king. You can read more thoughts about the faith of Shiprah and Puah included in my Women of Faith series. 'Now there arose … Continue reading Meditation Mondays – Heroes of Faith – Shiprah and Puah

Meditation Mondays – Heroes of Faith – King Josiah

As I continue the Heroes of Faith, today’s study discusses King Josiah. We can read about King Josiah in 2 Kings 22-23 and 2 Chronicles 34-35. For this study, I reference passages from 2 Kings. King Josiah followed the 2 year reign on his father, King Amon. Amon was described as doing evil in the … Continue reading Meditation Mondays – Heroes of Faith – King Josiah

Meditations Monday – Heroes of Faith – Enoch

For the next few weeks of Meditation Mondays, I plan to share passages about different bible characters that are known for the faith. The study will cover some of my favorite bible characters as well as learn about some less known characters. I hope you will enjoying reading about some Heroes of Faith and hopefully … Continue reading Meditations Monday – Heroes of Faith – Enoch

Meditation Mondays – Virtuous & Praiseworthy

With all that's going on, thinking about good things is not so easy right now. The other day my friend, Laura shared with me her practice of focusing on praiseworthy things. As I listened to her, I couldn't really think of an example of how I focus on the praiseworthy things. Honestly, aside from including … Continue reading Meditation Mondays – Virtuous & Praiseworthy