I have more than a dozen books on prayer on my bookshelf. Some I’ve read, some are on my someday list, some are devotionals. All are a challenge to me, just by being on my shelf (eye-level!). Every time I look at that shelf, I subconsciously – and sometimes consciously – ask myself how my… Read More 2 Books to Strengthen Your Prayer Life
Prayer is both an awesome privilege and a humbling struggle for me. I love my time in prayer. I love knowing I have the Father’s ear. I love knowing that Jesus, even now, is interceding for me (Romans 8:34). I revel in the fact that when I don’t know how to pray, the Holy Spirit… Read More Prayer Journaling
I am a Christian – the kind of Christian that some people take offense to: a “there is only one way to heaven and that is Jesus” Christian; an “all people who do not accept Jesus as Savior are doomed to an eternity in torment” Christian; a “being good is never good enough” Christian. I… Read More To Offend or Not?
I’ve lost 5 pounds. I know that doesn’t sound like much – but it is a mini-milestone in a couple of ways. First, it is the first weight I’ve specifically prayed about losing – ever… Read More Gaining through Losing
How do your days begin? With excitement about a new day of possibilities? or with dread that yet another day of drudgery has dawn and the escape of sleep is behind you? If you’re in the latter boat – or even leaning that direction, then The Miracle Morning might be just what you need. … Read More Miracle Morning – The Jesus Way