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Learning to Be Bold in Our Prayers

I sometimes wonder if our prayers are ‘way too small and timid. For instance, we ask God to bless our kids. Perhaps we should add something like, “God, fill our kids with an unquenchable love for Your word. Give them hearts that joyfully obey Your commands. Grant them a longing for wisdom and a passion… [ read more ]

Quiet Time with God: 8 Ways to Keep Your Devotions Vibrant

Celebrate with me!  Peaceful Moments to Begin Your Day: Devotions for Busy Women (Harvest House) is now available! It’s filled with spiritual aha moments guaranteed to draw readers into a more intimate walk with God. It also includes more than 100 Scripture-based praise and intercessory prayers. The book is available online, at bookstores nationwide, and… [ read more ]

A Two-Word Prayer

I’m glad God doesn’t care if our prayers are eloquent. Frankly, sometimes I’m too tired to utter beautifully composed words. Sometimes I’m too perplexed to know even what words to use. The best I can muster is “Lord, help!” The Israelites often felt the same way. Check it out: Psalm 107:4-7 – “Some wandered in… [ read more ]