Category Archives: faith

Powerful Prayer






Sometimes I can get in a rut when praying for my family and friends. Beyond their specific and requested needs, it encourages me to know that the Bible gives me the best words to pray of all. Besides Jesus’ prayer … Continue reading




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When Waves Hit Hard…






“Yet this I call to mind and therefore I have hope: Because of the LORD’s great love we are not consumed, for His compassions never fail.” Lamentations 3:21-22 I spent some time on the beach in South Florida a few … Continue reading




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Bold at its Best






While I always want to be gracefully bold as a Christian, telling others about Jesus, encouraging, teaching, admonishing as He leads me…more than anything I long to pray to God with this kind of freedom and confidence. Not because I’m worthy, but because He is. Not because more prayer makes me feel more holy, but because I desire to know the Holy of Holies.




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Unanswered Questions






“For now we see in a mirror dimly, but then face to face; now I know in part, but then I will know fully just as I also have been fully known.” 1 Corinthians 13:12, NASB My husband and I … 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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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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A New Spin on Things






I had the weirdest thing happen over the past week. Okay, not the weirdest, (will set aside the drama) but weird for me. I’ve heard that vertigo is a common deal, but it’s not something I remember experiencing before, other … Continue reading




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Friday’s Faith-Filled Friend/Susan Richards






My dear friend Susan sent an email to thank those who supported her on her recent missions trip to Haiti. The words she typed ministered to me so much that I asked her if I could share them here. Her … Continue reading




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A Patch From My Past/my faith-colored glasses testimony






When I was a kid, I had horrible eyesight. One eye was lazy, my right eye, so I had to wear a patch over my left eye for most of my first grade year. It was black like a pirate … Continue reading




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Friday’s Faith-Filled Friend/Marita Thelander






I’m BUSTING at the seams to introduce you to my very 1st guest post on FaithColoredGlasses.com. She’s Friday’s Faith-Filled Friend, my dear friend, Mari Thelander, aka Mari LaVell. I’ll say no more, except Mari is one viewing life’s circumstances by … Continue reading




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