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Tag: prayer

A Holiday Prayer Challenge

During the holiday season, our schedules are filled to the brim with travel and traditions. As believers, we typically begin this season with every intention to make Christ the center of our gatherings, and most importantly, the center of o... Read More »

Lord, Until When? A Plea From Psalm 13

How many times do I find myself in circumstances that make life seem so frustrating? Oftentimes when the word “circumstances” comes to mind, I associate it with situations that are negative.  There are times when a state of affairs lea... Read More »

Three Back-to-School Prayers For Your Children

I don’t know where I first heard it, but I have always loved the saying, “Having happy children is good, but a parent’s real job is to mold great adults.” It is with this thought running through my mind that I make my list of prayer... Read More »

What Is Your “Material For Sacrifice”?

“The Desires Of My Heart” I had been praying for something I wanted very badly. It seemed a good thing to have, a thing that would make life even more pleasant than it was and would not in any way hinder my work. God did not giv... Read More »

How to Overcome Spiritual Burnout

“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.” Acts 1:8 “Ladies and Gentlemen we are sorry for the delay but it... Read More »

I Have a Serious Question: Have You Really Met God At This Level?

It is quite easy for Christian people somehow to avoid the sense of battle and conflict and to take their ease. “Woe to them that are at east in Zion,” says Amos 6:1. Many of us quite readily become so occupied with material things and ... Read More »

What You Need to Know About the Holocaust in North Korea

The Holocaust. Just the mention of that word conjures up images of the horrific crimes perpetrated at the hands of the Nazi regime. As a high school student, I visited the Holocaust museum in Washington, D.C., and I was horrified and outra... Read More »

Four Tips for Young Women in their First Years of Ministry

In between books with colorful spines, and binders that hold my ministry dreams, there is a memo board that sits on my desk at home. It is a hodge-podge of push-pinned fabric swatches that inspire me, magazine clippings of someday projects,... Read More »

How Do You Pray?

Would that this is the prayer and heart cry of every woman that graces this post today! We encourage you ladies to read, reflect, ponder, and echo the words of this great Puritan prayer. Comments and encouragements are welcome below. God of... Read More »

Inviting Jesus Into Your Inner Monologue

I’ve been inviting Jesus into my inner monologue. “Be careful how you think; no one is in your head more than you are.” I heard this in college and it is TRUTH! We are thinking all day every day – Is this shirt too tight? Oh, sh... Read More »