Hope For A Pathetic Prayer Life

Hope For A Pathetic Prayer Life

There was a time in my life when praying felt a lot like going to the dentist to get a tooth fixed. The sense of necessity and dread were all jumbled into a nice big ball of anxiety. I knew in my burdened heart of hearts that a repair job was necessary, but I dreaded the remedy more than the ache. I had been in church all of my life and never felt confident in praying. WHY IS PRAYING SO HARD! My prayer life was pathetic to say the least, kind of like a bad case of hiccups. Have you ever felt that way about prayer? Obviously I have, and here are 3 powerful things God taught me as he turned my puny, pathetic prayer life into intimate conversations with my Creator.

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How To Make A Wise Decision (Part 2)

How To Make A Wise Decision (Part 2)

Is your life at a crossroads and you feel like you don’t know which way to turn? Do you wish that someone would just tell you what to do rather than wandering around in murky waters groping for an answer that you hope will turn out right? Sometimes emotions and feelings can carry away the unsuspecting into troubled waters. How can you avoid making poor choices? It begins by seeking God’s wisdom and His perspective. Here are a few questions to discuss with the All-Knowing, Ever-present, All-powerful, Creator of the Universe, who has a plan for your life.

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How To Make Wise Decisions (Part 1)

How To Make Wise Decisions  (Part 1)

We have all been at a critical crossroads in life at one time or another. It’s that place where you feel confused about your future, unsure of God’s will, or wondering if you are even on the right road in the first place. Sorting out facts from feelings can be a bit overwhelming and leave you believing a lie that God is nowhere in sight. Are you there right now? Have you ever wondered how to make a wise decision that honors God and keeps you headed in the right direction? When you are standing at a crossroads it is wise to not only turn to the Word of God, but also ask yourself these questions to help guide you to God’s very best. Let’s learn how to make a wise decision!

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Seeing God In The Waiting...How To Be Still When God Seems Silent

Seeing God In The Waiting...How To Be Still When God Seems Silent

Are you in a season of waiting on God?  Does it seems like God is pressing the pause button on your future or you are falling apart because His answers aren’t clear?  Learning to be still when God seems silent is not easy. There are 3 critical things you need to remember while you are waiting on God to move.

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4 Keys To Stop Your Past From Living In Your Present

4 Keys To Stop Your Past From Living In Your Present

On those days when my my deepest regrets decide to prick me, I turn to the Bible and it reminds me that my old self is dead. But, what about the days when memories of the old self come back in living color? God's word gives us 4 keys to stop our past from living in our present.

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How Do I Know God's Will For Me?...3 Biblical Truths For Direction

How Do I Know God's Will For Me?...3 Biblical Truths For Direction

Knowing God's will. I have wrestled with that monster more times in my life than I care to admit. The fingers of doubt and uncertainty tap on my shoulder to distract me whenever God wants to take me to the next level of knowing Him. How do I differentiate between not being in His will or if this is open warfare keeping me from pursuing God's will?  Here are 3 Biblical truths to keep in mind when uncertainty brings waves of self doubt and fear.

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How To Cast Your Burdens On God ... 4 Steps To Climb Out Of Your Pit

How To Cast Your Burdens On God ... 4 Steps To Climb Out Of Your Pit

How to cast your burdens on God? What do I do when the weight of my burdens crush in on me and I can't let it go?? What do I do when I am knee deep in the mire of my burdens, and anxiety is making me sink? How do I let go and let God be God? How do I cast my cares on Him? Let's take at look at 4 Biblical steps you can use to climb out of the mud and how to cast your cares on the Lord!

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Calming The Storms of Life

Calming The Storms of Life

If I have learned one thing in my 46 years on planet earth it is this. Jesus is might not miraculously BAIL us out from our issues and problems, but he will  BIND us to Himself as He walks us through the storms of life. Storms.   Check out these 3 life preserving truths that you can hang on to during the storms of life.

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