Prayer works. I'm telling you. Prayer works. It works because through prayer we invite God to work. The past few weeks have not been easy but I've stayed mostly encouraged. Tonight while going into a group prayer time the enemy clobbered me with discouragement. I still went for prayer out of sheer obedience. When we … Continue reading Prayer Works!
It breaks your heart when someone you love believes lies - about themselves, about others, about God. How do you pray for them? Always remember when praying for others that you want to pray God's best for them ... His will (not yours) ... by His power and Spirit (not yours) ... and that God … Continue reading Praying God’s Best for Your Loved Ones
How was your first week of talking with God? Let's take another step and deepen the conversation just a bit. Today, set aside five minutes to talk with God. If it's early morning, tell Him what you're looking forward to today. If it's afternoon, tell Him what's been good about your day so far. If … Continue reading Learning to Pray: Second Step
Do you want to make prayer a part of your life, but not sure where to begin? Prayer is simply conversation with God. You start talking to Him just like you would talk to someone you meet for the first time. It starts with, "Hello. It's nice to meet you." If you've never prayed, or … Continue reading Learning to Pray: First Step
I was with a group of high school students on a mission trip. We had a rough few days with a group of children at a recreation center in an impoverished neighborhood. The enemy kept messing things up and the students were frustrated. That day, I felt like God wanted to change things. I told … Continue reading When God Shows Up
Here is a 24/7 prayer vigil calendar, created prayerfully with the help of two friends of mine who were incarcerated. They know what the prayer needs are at every hour of the day and night. They have personalized this prayer vigil to those specific needs. When you click on the prayer vigil link below, you will … Continue reading Jail Prayer Vigil
God gives you what you need for this day, including wisdom, understanding, growth, knowledge, healing, preparation, rest ... and the daily step in His plan for your future. Where do you need God's wisdom, light, provision, guidance today? What do you most want to ask Him today? Listen for His answer and write down what … Continue reading Enough for Today
How many times do we try to take on God's work for Him? There are all these "impossible" things that need doing, and we know only God can do them. He doesn't need our help. He just wants our faithfulness and obedience in what He asks of us each day. Yet how many times do … Continue reading God’s “To Do” List