'prayer' Tagged Posts

'prayer' Tagged Posts

Happily Ever After: Priorities

The end of a fairy tale, romance story, or romantic comedy often leaves the viewer with the same message, “…and they lived happily ever after.”  You know the stories.  The man battles evil to win his princess, or the unlikely couple finds a way to love each other, or the struggling couple endures enormous conflict but in the end the world is perfect.…

God is in the Details

We have heard the expression, “don’t sweat the small stuff,” and that is a powerful and important statement. However, there is one statement that holds true within the context of prayer, “God is in the small stuff.” When we pay attention to what seems like the small things, and we notice what God is doing even in them, we are encouraged and…

Valuable Knowledge

Proverbs 16:16 How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! And to get understanding is to be chosen above silver. Wisdom has been a constant prayer in my heart and mind for the past three or four years now. God put a message on wisdom before me that shook me.  When I lost my job and entered season of struggle I found myself being desperate for wisdom. Since then,…

In the Pressure Cooker

As a child, I remember watching my mother cooking with a steam cooker.  As it sat on the stove top and came to a boil, the steam began to build, as did the pressure.  When it came to a boil, there was a valve on top that would release the steam, but it would keep enough in the pot to cook the contents quickly. The process would make the meat so delicious and tender, that…