Tag: Prayer

Grateful for the Presence of God

Any time of day or nightWith the Lord we meetWe find ourselves eagerFor moments so sweet He is ready to receiveThe burdens we liftOur time with GodWhat a precious gift The Spirit greets usAnd we feel peaceWe never wantThe feeling to cease As we… Continue Reading “Grateful for the Presence of God”

God and Gratitude

Something that helps me tremendously when it comes to having a grateful heart is when I am consistent with spending time with God. If we start our mornings with the Lord, this will help set the tone for the day. When we read our… Continue Reading “God and Gratitude”

What’s Lurking Under the Surface?

Once upon a time, my husband and I put an offer on a house that we were interested in buying. Our offer was accepted and the “fun” began. Dealing with the mortgage company, ordering inspections, putting down a deposit, etc. One of the inspections… Continue Reading “What’s Lurking Under the Surface?”

Prayer 2021 Recap

Hi Friends! Over the month of July I have been revisiting some of my past posts. Today I am sharing my 2021 posts on prayer. On the surface, prayer seems to be pretty straightforward. But when we dig deeper, we find that there is… Continue Reading “Prayer 2021 Recap”

Prayer ~ Part 9

Today I want to take a few moments to pray together. Feel free to use this prayer as a prompt at any time. Dear Heavenly Father, we humbly come before you today in prayer to seek Your grace and guidance. Lord, first we want… Continue Reading “Prayer ~ Part 9”

Prayer ~ Part 8

It says in Luke 5:16, “But Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed.” And indeed when we read the Gospels, we see how spending time in prayer was important to Jesus. We see many instances where it says He withdrew from the crowd… Continue Reading “Prayer ~ Part 8”

Prayer ~ Part 7

Last week I briefly mentioned intercession as a type of prayer that we can implement in our prayer lives. Today I wanted to dig deeper into this topic. 1 – We can intercede for others It might sound complex at first, but this is… Continue Reading “Prayer ~ Part 7”

Prayer ~ Part 6

When many people think of prayer, they think of asking God for things. That is a big part of our prayers. But it is not the only way we can pray. Today I want to outline several types of prayer. 1 – Confession and… Continue Reading “Prayer ~ Part 6”

Prayer ~ Part 5

I have read many books on prayer lately. But one thing that I learned is that you can read all the books in the world on prayer, but you still have to put it into practice for it to be useful! For me, forming… Continue Reading “Prayer ~ Part 5”

Prayer ~ Part 4

Prayer is a staple in a life of faith. Or perhaps we assume it is. But the truth is that many of us struggle with prayer. Why is that? There are numerous reasons why we might not make prayer a priority in our lives.… Continue Reading “Prayer ~ Part 4”