Show me your ways, Lord,
teach me your paths.
Psalm 25:4

Learning to Contend in Prayer - Part 6

Praying in Faith with Boldness and Confidence

“Are you still nearby? Because the president of the United States just walked past our shop.”This was the message I received, several years ago, from... read more.

Posted on 23 May, 2019 in

Learning to Contend in Prayer - Part 5

When We Contend On Behalf of Others

2019 has been a year of contending!I didn’t really understand that!Until the last few weeks, when I felt the Holy Spirit ask me to study... read more.

Posted on 16 May, 2019 in

Learning to Contend in Prayer - Part 5
Learning to Contend in Prayer - Part 4

Called to be Relentless Watchmen and Watch-Women

(Dedicated To My Mom)“Do you know of anyone who was praying for you?” This is a question I often ask the person who is sitting... read more.

Posted on 9 May, 2019 in

Learning To Contend in Prayer - Part 3

Bottom Line, To-The-Point Prayers

When my children were young our bedtime routine was a really big deal for me. I wanted my kids to fall asleep knowing they were... read more.

Posted on 2 May, 2019 in

Learning To Contend in Prayer - Part 3
Learning To Contend in Prayer - Part 2

When I Don't Know What to Pray

Sometimes, I wonder if others knew the real me would they be shocked or disappointed or dismayed?My biggest worry is how others perceive my prayer... read more.

Posted on 25 April, 2019 in

Part 1 - Lessons from Good Friday Preparation

Learning to Contend in Prayer

If you were to flip through the pages of the Bibles on my bookshelves you would notice the letter P, over and over again, in... read more.

Posted on 18 April, 2019 in

Part 1 - Lessons from Good Friday Preparation
When There Is Only One Way

We Simply Must Go Through It

This is my birthday week. I turn 59, and my blog will turn 9. As I have prayed about my annual blog-iversary post, I felt compelled... read more.

Posted on 22 August, 2018 in

"A Book Is Never A Book"

A Much Bigger God Story

"I WROTE A BOOK!" Shouts the little girl inside of me, twirling around and around in my heart!   I want to show everyone! (Even though, the... read more.

Posted on 9 July, 2018 in

"A Book Is Never A Book"
Hospitality Is Not an Option

Room At The Family Table

This post is dedicated to Miles. Thank you for opening my eyes to the true value of family dinners.   Years ago, when we all lived under... read more.

Posted on 22 April, 2018 in

When God Entrusts You with a Leader Son

Sleepless Nights and Prayerful Days

This week, one of the greatest cries of my heart and answers to my prayers turns thirty-four.   From the start, my first born began to show... read more.

Posted on 7 March, 2018 in

When God Entrusts You with a Leader Son