Conntecting the Dots

Posts Tagged: relationship with God

What I’m Learning About Prayer

  Every year the Lord gives me one word on which to focus. This year’s word is deeper. Based on the hunger I feel for a more intimate and powerful prayer life, I suspect this is where He wants me to grow. And so, I’ll share occasional ponderings about prayer with you as I learn… [ read more ]

Why Doesn't God Answer Our Prayers?

The LORD is close to all who call on him, yes, to all who call on him in truth. He grants the desires of those who fear him; he hears their cries for help and rescues them. (Psalm 145:18,19 NLT) Have you ever prayed about something for a long time, wondering why God doesn’t answer? Several… [ read more ]

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

As a woman, wife, mother, and ministry leader, I regard my relationship with God as the most important thing in my life. Nothing matters more than keeping my heart in tune with Him—nothing. Everything about me flows from the depth of that relationship… the decisions I make the way I spend my time my attitude… [ read more ]

God is our Friend

For the next two weeks, I’ll be introducing you to guest bloggers because I’m in Slovakia attending a missions conference and unable to post. Today’s guest is Gina Unger, a gal I met at The Meeting Place ladies’ retreat recently. She glows with a love for Jesus. Thanks, Gina, for sharing your thoughts with us…. [ read more ]