“Sure Foundation”

  “Sure Foundation” Insecurity is probably the worst feeling in the world. It robs you of confidence, rest, and freedom. Just talking about the word floods my mind with so many memories. Being a little girl, afraid of the dark, peeking my eyes just above the covers to see if there really was a monsterContinue reading ““Sure Foundation””

Not a performance

A 365 Days Challenge Day #16 Not a performance Many people are concerned that they don’t know the right words to say when they pray. But Jesus assures us that prayer is not a performance that will be graded, but instead a moment to be shared. ” Go into a hiding place and pray,” JesusContinue reading “Not a performance”

Don’t pretend something didn’t happen.

A 365 Days Challenge Day #14 Praying for Persecutors The first mention of prayer in the New Testament is an injunction to pray for those who persecute you. Praying for those who have hurt you takes your relationship with God to an entirely different level. It affords you an opportunity to look honestly at theContinue reading “Don’t pretend something didn’t happen.”

Life often throws things at us

A 365 Days Challenge Day #13 The presence of God A small child was walking through a busy supermarket with her mother. All around her were bright colors and interesting shapes, sounds and smells, a whole world to explore. As her other pondered a purchase, this child was attracted by a balloon display in theContinue reading “Life often throws things at us”

I know You will never leave me nor forsake me.

A 365 Days Challenge Day #12 Affirm The Truth  One powerful way to pray is to speak out those things you know to be true. ” God, I know You are here. I know You are smarter than I am, stronger than I am, wiser than I am. My problems don’t stump You at all.Continue reading “I know You will never leave me nor forsake me.”

There is a time and a place

A 365 Days Challenge Day #11 Pray Aloud There is a time and a place for silent prayer ___ in a library, on a bus, in school, and in many other settings where talking out loud to God might not be appropriate. But praying aloud should be part of your daily routine if at allContinue reading “There is a time and a place”