The Feel of Gratitude ~ Grace & Truth (Week 99)

Some of the richest truths I’ve encountered in God’s Word have come from time spent lingering. Contemplating. Pondering. When is the last time you spent a few extra moments entering into Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures for the United States of America

Sometimes I’m just not sure how to pray for America, the land that I love. I want God to bless her. I want God to revive her. I want God to Continue Reading →

If Your Light Has Gone Out ~ Grace & Truth (Week 84)

Maybe it’s because my husband and I renewed our vows this past Sunday in a sweet ceremony following our 9-week marriage class… but there was no doubt about what today’s Continue Reading →

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 →

Just Show Up ~ Grace & Truth (Week 49)

Are you ever tempted to make assumptions about the people in your life? I am. “Is there an underlying meaning to her words?” “If I were more important to him, he would _______________.” “I Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures: Prayers for Spiritual Growth ~ Grace & Truth (Week 44)

There are few things I long for more than deep roots. Thick, sprawling roots that plunge ever deeper into my Savior’s love. Ever further into grace. Ever stronger into faith. Ever more Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures: Prayers for Christian Marriage

There are few things more precious than a Christ-centered marriage. And few things more challenging to develop. Aren’t you thankful for God’s grace that always promises to be enough? Even for Continue Reading →