Pray when you feel like it. Pray when you don’t feel like it. Pray ‘till you feel like it. - Stephen Olford So many things we could do in the 1440 minutes you have today. But little can be more important that prayer. Will you pray?
This was pretty much my down day. No place to drive to, besides breakfast and local errands that is. We all need down days. Days to recoup, relax, restore, refresh. When was the last day you did this? But things don’t always go according to plan, do they? My Plan - ABC A - Alone... Continue Reading →
Our nation is messy, yet so is every nation. People are hurting. Life is difficult. And in the end, it should be driving us to our knees. But I challenge you, do not let prayer be the last thing we do. It should be the first thing, and the continuous thing on our list. So... Continue Reading →
Life should come with a remote. Or should it? One of the newest additions is voice activated remote controls. It’s not really new. I remember being the voice command remote control every time my dad or older siblings “commanded” me to get up and change the channel. Or adjust the rabbit ears. Or up the... Continue Reading →
Midweek moment with an election twist. It’s the day after. And some votes are still being counted. Election Day +1. And I share a prayer. A prayer by the first President. His words ring true still today ... Prayer for the United States of America "Almighty God; We make our earnest prayer that Thou wilt... Continue Reading →
Alert. Warning. Pay attention. Klaxons going off. Danger Will Robinson. The sound happens and it makes our hearts jump. We tune our senses to high alert and we pick up our phone to see what is trying to get our attention. Two weeks ago, an acquaintance had their teenage daughter disappear in the middle of... Continue Reading →
Today I just want to share a quick Thursday Thought. Give me two minutes and you might just be encouraged all day long. As I’m reading through Unshakable Hope, the author profoundly challenges the reader not just to know the promises of God, but live our life based on the promises. And based off James... Continue Reading →
I cursed my city. I cursed them with vile figs. I found this great graphic. You can see all their ‘vile figs’ products here. I started with the best of intentions. But we know what road is paved with those, don’t we? I had planned and prepared for our group to show we care for... Continue Reading →
Outside of Scripture, there are only a handful of quotes that have impacted my life profoundly. Here is one of them. Heard from Stephen Olford ... Take it to heart people. Pray more. Pray often. Just pray.
Thursday’s Thirty Second Thought Provoker (okay, maybe 60 seconds) I’m a strong advocate for the power of prayer. We take our burdens, requests, cares, and problems. We lift our praises and give our thanks. But we shouldn’t stop there. I’ve been challenged from the life of Nehemiah. When he heard that Jerusalem was in ruins,... Continue Reading →