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 →

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 →

21 Things I Love About Fostering

We’ve been fostering children for two years now, during which time we’ve had eight children in our home as long-term placements, plus over a dozen more for shorter “respite” stays. I’ve been 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 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: Prayer for Peace

Peace. It’s what we long for perhaps more than anything else. Peace with God. Peace with who we are. Peace in our marriages and in our homes. Peace in our Continue Reading →