Prayers of Comfort For Your Friend

This post is part of a prayer challenge, 21 Days of Prayers For Your Friends. If you would like more information about the full challenge with daily email prayer guides, I Continue Reading →

When Your Calling Comes to an End

I can’t remember the last time I typed a post through tears. Until now. You see, my kids are starting school tomorrow. And no, I’m not the mom crying tears Continue Reading →

Helping Your Kids Cope With a World Crisis

Lately it seems as though we can barely make it through an entire week without hearing about a world crisis. Whether it’s terrorism or genocide, civil unrest or economic turmoil, Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures: Prayers for the Unemployed

Two years ago, when my husband suddenly lost his job with a major insurance company after a decade of dedication and success, we were devastated. It was – and remains Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures: Prayers of Comfort

As we approach the Christmas season, I marvel anew at the God of the universe taking on a cloak of flesh, the timeless One stepping into time. Perhaps even more, Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures in Times of Terror

It happened again. Another terrorist attack occurred yesterday, leaving a city reeling and the rest of the world grieving. Now is the time when government leaders typically call for prayer, and Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures: Prayers for Strength in Times of Sickness

Times of sickness are unavoidable in this fallen world. Some illnesses are fairly minor. Viruses and infections, colds and flu, chicken pox and pink eye. Others are much more serious, Continue Reading →

Preparing for Persecution

Another mass shooting took place last week, and it seems that Christians were once more a target. This incident sparked a touching conversation with my daughter that still lingers in my Continue Reading →

10 Scriptures for Hurting Hearts

This sin-smeared planet is a painful one, isn’t it? Ain’t that the truth. It’s a place where vulnerable hearts and sensitive spirits are easily wounded, left battered and bruised by sin Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures While I’m Waiting on God

I’m at Satisfaction Through Christ today, sharing about my family’s personal experience in God’s waiting room, and offering ten ways to start praying the Scriptures during your season of waiting. Here’s an Continue Reading →