Here are some hope-filled articles to encourage you:

Sometimes we aren't exactly sure how to pray. Praying scripture is a great way to go. Here is an article turning Psalm 23 into a Personal Prayer. #psalm23 #prayer #personalprayer

Turning Psalm 23 into a Personal Prayer

Recently, my friend Don Woodruff shared the most wonderful article about making The Lord’s Prayer personal. So many of you responded to this post, that I decided to share more…

Fear and anxiety are emotions that all of us face. What can we do to win over such things? Here are different ways to pray over fear (using Isaiah 41:10. #prayer #differentwaystopray #Isaiah41:10

Different Ways to Pray Over Fear (using Isaiah 41:10)

When my kids were preschoolers, I first became acquainted with Isaiah 41:10. One of my mentors in our church loved the verse and shared it often. Her love for this…

There are some wonderful models of prayer in the Bible. We can take them, use, them, and pray them. Here is how to make the Prayer of Jabez personal. #prayer #prayerofjabez

How to Make the Prayer of Jabez Personal

It was one of the most amazing conferences I’ve ever been to. Hundreds of pastors and wives gathered to attend a special weekend at Ridgecrest Retreat Center near Black Mountain,…

Sometimes life is hard & challenging! In those days, we can find inspiration in the Bible. Here are 9 Scriptural Affirmations for Difficult Days. #affirmations #scripture #scripturalaffirmations

9 Scripture Affirmations for Difficult Days

Sometimes life is difficult! It just is. It’s messy. Confusing. Strange. Painful. Perplexing. Unpredictable. Hard. For all of us! 9 Scripture Affirmations for Difficult Days And, during a week when…

6 Bible Verses to Help You to Recover God’s Vision for Your Life

There aren’t many guarantees in life. In fact, life is sometimes unexpected and extremely unpredictable. Indeed, this week, I’ve talked to many of you who are going through such a…

Success is something that most people yearn for. But, are we doing some things to sabotage our lives? Discover the secret of success in life. #success #successinlife #howtosucceed

The Secret of Success in Life (starts in the morning)

How do you start your morning? Though I knew I should start by praising God, I had fallen into a different pattern. Heart racing, I would grab for my smartphone…

Perspective is the broad grid through which we look at life. Here are 7 Bible verses that help to put life in perspective. #perspective #lookatlife

7 Bible Verses That Put Life in Perspective

Perspective. It’s the way we look at things… our frame of reference. Perspective is the broad grid through which we look at life. 7 Bible Verses That Put Life in…

Are there some simple things you can implement that will enable you to enjoy life more & live a much happier life? Here are 10 ways to live a happier life. #happierlife #happylife #waystolive

10 Ways to Live a Happier Life

Do you have the life you want? Is it a happy life? Are there some simple things you can implement that will enable you to enjoy life more and live…

As parents, we want to win and keep our children's hearts for life. But, are we? Here is an honest look at the danger of not shepherding a child's heart. #parenting #shepherding #childsheart #parents

The Danger of Not Shepherding a Child’s Heart

The stories come in all shapes and sizes… from outright loss to more subtle cases. Stories of children whose hearts have been well cared for and stories of those who have…

Prayer is one of the sweetest gifts we have as believers. However, are we praying as God desires? Here is effective praying to change your life. #effectivepraying #praying #prayer

Effective Praying to Change Your Life

For Christians, prayer is a wonderful gift. Prayer is how we fellowship with God and enjoy a personal relationship with a personal God. It’s the sweet, amazing, and sometimes rather…

We grew up reading the cartoons, but did we realize how much wisdom was woven into each slide? Enjoy the wisdom of the Peanuts Cartoon characters. #peanuts #peanutscartoon

Wisdom from the Peanuts Cartoon Characters

I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but things are intense in the world. There is so much seriousness and heaviness around us. It’s a great day for something that will make us…

Would you like to take your spiritual life to the next level? Learn to pray? Learn to study the Bible. Find out truths, keys, and ideas that will enhance your spiritual life. Discover how to focus on growing closer to God. #closetoGod #closertoGod

How to Focus on Growing Closer to God

It happened almost every Sunday. After church, we’d be standing in the lobby, and I’d be approached by a sweet sister in our fellowship. While my husband was one of…