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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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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What Are You Here For?

What Are You Here For?

Someone desperately needs to hear that there is a God who hears their cries and will come to their rescue. The Gospel is yours to take into a lost and darkened world who is dead in their sins-just as you once were. When you can grasp what privileges you have as a child of God it will change everything!  Your prayers. Your passions. Your gratitude. Your worship! And it can change eternity for someone else. 

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