Praying the Scriptures: Prayers for Aging Parents

One might think I have no business writing a post like this. One might be right. Because although my parents are aging in the sense that every human on the Continue Reading →

Praying the Scriptures: Prayers of Surrender

Nothing aligns my heart with God’s like praying the Scriptures. The acts of inhaling His words and exhaling them back to Him remind me that He is worthy of my all. 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 →

Praying the Scriptures: Prayers for Your Church

Most of us know we should be praying for our churches. But if you’re like me, you haven’t given enough thought to the matter of how you should be praying. It Continue Reading →

That Time I Hated Being a Foster Parent…and Why It’s Worth It Anyway

“I hate being a foster parent. I hate it!” I sobbed to my 11-year-old daughter on our front porch a few weeks ago. I’m aware of how wrong this is on Continue Reading →

Let’s Get to Work! – Serving as a Family

By nature, I can tend to be a lazy person. True story. I don’t know that most people would guess that about me. I stay pretty busy, after all. But Continue Reading →