Tag: Challenges

Praying For Our Families || Day 14

Prayer Focus: Strength for Difficult Situations Central Scripture: “Look to the Lord and His strength. Seek His face always.” (1 Chronicles 16:11)  Prayer: Father, You are so good. In every situation we face, no matter how uncertain or scary or unpredictable, we know that you are always the […]

Praying For Our Families || Day 12

Prayer Focus: Prayerfulness Central Scripture: “Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.” (Romans 12:12) Prayer: Eternally merciful God, thank You for the avenues You make for us to navigate life in this world. You give us hope that what we see isn’t all there is, patience […]

Praying For Our Families || Day 6

Prayer Focus: The Fruits of the Spirit:: PATIENCE. Central Scripture: “We also rejoice in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance, perseverance produces character, and character produces hope.” (Romans 5:3-4)   Prayer: Heavenly Father, I don’t have to look very far this morning to see suffering and […]

Days of Grace

Some nights it’s all I can do to make it downstairs before I cry. Some days are so much longer than my patience…so much tougher than my spirit…so much harder than I dreamed. Sometimes I can’t bear the thought of another day, let alone twelve-ish more years of […]

With Fear and Trembling

My daughter loves the old Looney Tunes cartoons. She first saw them at her Grandma’s house, and excitedly told me all about Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck as if they were brand new to her generation. Her latest Looney discoveries are Wile E. Coyote and the Roadrunner. Every […]