We were having a string of many days of temperatures over 100 degrees. The only time to take our dog out for a walk is in the earlier morning before the temps get too warm. I have been getting up, eating breakfast, and then taking the dog for a walk. Most people have left for …
Sometimes God allows circumstances in the lives of loved ones that causes us to reflect on those relationships.
Prayer is a vehicle God uses to transport us from weakness to strength, from timidity to boldness, from self-absorption to self-denial. It is through prayer that are eyes are opened to the lost, our ears are attune to opportunities, and our hearts are courageous to step out of our comfort zones and trust God’s promises.
Our prayer life has a tendency to reflect a heart condition. When a consistent, meditative time of prayer is lacking in our lives, it can expose an untrusting or distracted soul. Perhaps it’s not necessarily a heart matter, but where we place our focus.
A month or so ago, we were having unseasonable warm weather and I was loving it!
It’s March Madness time! Being a sports-minded family, our family participates in our own bracket challenge for this college basketball tournament. We would watch these games anyway, but having the bracket challenge competition makes each of us take a special interest in the outcomes of the games. As I watch these games, I see a …
Driving west out of Idaho into Oregon, the interstate generally follows the old Oregon Trail route. Oregon does a great job of marking the old trail by placing white posts about every quarter mile. It is fun to follow it along as you drive the interstate.
Every prayer is power-packed every time we pray in the name of Jesus.