Why You Don’t Need to Forgive Yourself (And What You Really Need Instead)

If you’re haunted by past sins and failures, and have ever confided in anyone about the shame you feel, it’s likely that you’ve encountered this piece of advice: “You need Continue Reading →

16 Inspirational Scriptures to Claim for 2016

By God’s grace, I’m trusting that 2016 will be a year of becoming. Becoming the person I want to be. And becoming the person God wants me to be. But I’m Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures: Prayers for Teachers

I’m pretty sure that each of us can identify a teacher who has had a significant influence in our lives. Perhaps a schoolteacher or a Sunday School teacher. Maybe a Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures: Prayer for Victory

Broken resolutions. Spiritual strongholds. Bad habits. Toxic relationships. Painful memories. Crippling fear. Past sins. Stifling bitterness. Is it possible to be free from these weights and walk in victory? If Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures: Prayers for Retirement ~ Grace & Truth (Week 46)

Though full-time employment eventually comes to an end, there’s no such thing as retirement when it comes to the Christian life. The Bible is replete with examples of elderly men Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures: Prayers for Relationships

If you’re like me, you’ve never given much thought to praying the Scriptures over your relationships. Whether it’s an easy relationship, where the conversation flows, honest and filter-free, warmth abounds, and Continue Reading →