Tag Archives: Prayer

What Your Friends Say About You

  Do you remember the “Be Like Mike” Gatorade commercial that originally aired in the early 90’s?  While I’m not sure drinking Gatorade will win you an NBA championship, there is some truth to it.  A writer once said, “You … Continue reading

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The Armor of God

In The Armor of the Enemy we looked at Ephesians 6 and some poor armor with which we often equip ourselves.  Today let’s take apart  Ephesians 6:10-18 and see what appropriate armor looks like. Questions 1:  Armor? Why do we need armor?  Isn’t … Continue reading

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Fervent: A Woman’s Battle Plan for Serious, Specific and Strategic Prayer

I am sitting here looking at a blank screen with no words.  How do I have no words?!  If you know me I am rarely – if ever short on words either verbally or written.  (Yes, I know there’s a … Continue reading

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Book Review: PrayerPoints

I love praying God’s promises.  It gives me hope as I turn my eyes off my problems and focus on who God is and what He says He will do. PrayerPoints: Praying God’s Promises at Your Point of Need. By Ken Petersen … Continue reading

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Jesus Prays for Us

John 17 is a prayer Jesus is praying to God the Father before he goes to the cross.  It is a beautiful prayer expressing his deep love for not only his disciples, but for all believers. Jesus, Son of God, … Continue reading

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Is God enough?

Psalm 62:5-6 “My soul, wait in silence for God only, For my hope is from Him.6 He only is my rock and my salvation, My stronghold; I shall not be shaken.” I had a friend ask me, “How do you depend on God … Continue reading

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Pray. Trust. Rest.

Answer me when I call to you,     my righteous God. Give me relief from my distress;     have mercy on me and hear my prayer. Psalm 4:1 What are you facing today? No matter how icy the waters seem, hold onto God.  Don’t … Continue reading

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Why Don’t We Pray More?

John 14:14 “You may ask me for anything in my name, and I will do it.” I am humbled at the events of last night.  I should cease to be amazed, but I never am.  Eleven women gathered at the … Continue reading

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Feeling Deserted and Misunderstood?

You know the feeling. You are in a tough spot – you need your friend, spouse or parent to be there for you. You need them and you need them NOW! But, for whatever reason, they are not there physically, … Continue reading

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Influence

You never know who is watching you. OK, that sounds more creepy than I intended.  What I mean to say is that our influence spreads for good or for bad. And, just like the wind, we have no control over … Continue reading

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