Category Archives: prayer

Silent Listen






My youngest daughter recently reminded me that “Silent” and “Listen” have the exact same letters in them. Then she added that they must be meant for Christmas, because “Tinsel” has the same letters too. 😉 I thought that was so … Continue reading




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Fix me, Lord






When the ick of life comes, it’s a comfort to know that I have Christ living in me. “Greater is HE that is in me than he that is in the world.” (1st John 4:4b) I thank the Lord everyday … Continue reading




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Good, Better, Best Put to the Test






I was looking out the balcony of our hotel room while on vacation several years ago. Draped on top of the ornate metal railing was a beautiful rectangular planter of reddish orange flowers. I was easily distracted by them, especially … Continue reading




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Friday’s Faith-Filled Friend/Shona Neff






Welcome to Friday’s Faith-Filled Friends. One of my Facebook friends and sisters in ministry, Shona Neff, shares a vulnerable story of faith today. Hope you are blessed by her testimony. The Wave of Faith by Shona Neff Tears pooled in … Continue reading




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Mercy!






Lord, when I stop and reflect on the mercies You have given me… I remember love, the kind that will never separate from me. I remember grace, undeserved. I remember the Holy Spirit, given to dwell inside of me, lead … Continue reading




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Living Worship Weekend, Letter “I”






I’m continuing my weekend series on Living Worship. To see the intro and last weekend’s first letter, click here: So far: Lay Down Your Lovies, and today, Invite Jesus to Order & Fill Your Day–Pray I have so much to … Continue reading




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Flat Ceiling Prayers






Dirty dishes devoured my sink. Piles of laundry stood taller and stinkier than the city landfill. The kids were acting out and I was depressed. I’d truly hit bottom, and my life reflected it-in my words, in my actions, motives…everything. … Continue reading




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Pray for the Lives of our Children






“Arise, cry out in the night, as the watches of the night begin; pour out your heart like water in the presence of the Lord. Lift up your hands to Him for the lives of your children, who faint from … Continue reading




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I’ve Almost Worried the Day Away…






I don’t want to waste a single hour worrying, but I have been. Would love the prayers, encouragement and Scriptures from my brothers and sisters in Christ.




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