Long Time Waiting

If you have been praying for someone… If you have loved ones you wish would turn from their sin… If it seems to have been so long… I want to encourage you.  Don’t give up!  Trust God.  Pray without ceasing.  You are not alone. God hears your prayers.  My mom was a bitter, abusive drunk.…

My Prayer 

Since January 9 I’ve been working through “Designed to Pray” which is a daily devotional. Each day the book has prayer prompts. Here is my prayer from yesterday. Lord, open doors. Lord, open eyes. Lord, open hearts. As only You can. Just as you promised. Doors for reconciliation. Eyes to see truth. Hearts to love…

Prayers 

I’m sitting praying. One sweet friend had surgery this morning to remove diseased lymph nodes. Another was at the hospital with her daddy ill all weekend.  A third is waiting as her husband of nearly 50 years will soon see Jesus face to face. This man will leave behind a legacy that reached countless lives.…

My Other Kids Need Me

Today I heard yet another story of an adult child who lost her parents. Not to death, but to grief.  This time a young woman’s little brother drowned when she was a teenager. Her father went into a deep depression that resulted in his drinking his life away. Her mom simply stopped living. She still…

Pray for Leaders

The past couple of days have reminded me that we must pray for those in leadership! Not just of our favorite support group but also of our local churches and those Christian leaders who stand on a national or world stage.   Support group leaders, pastors and their wives, small group leaders, national figures who…