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Growing Confidence in Prayer {#Write31Days}

Elijah teeters on bold prayers and insecurity with cowardice behaviors. He called down fire from heaven to show God’s power to the servants of Baal and another two times to destroy 100 soldiers sent to him by the king.  He … Continue reading

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Growth is a Choice {#Write31Days}

II Peter 1:5-9  (CJB) For this very reason, try your hardest to furnish your faith with goodness, goodness with knowledge, knowledge with self-control, self-control with perseverance, perseverance with godliness, godliness with brotherly affection, and brotherly affection with love. 8 For if … Continue reading

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What do you do that no longer serves you?

POD #6: What do you do that no longer serves you? What do you do that no longer serves you? What are you getting out of doing it? Are you attached to that? What would it take for you to … Continue reading

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One Thing

As I was praying the other day, I had the oddest picture pop into my head.  Initially I felt like it was a distraction, but then I focused in on it.  The picture was of a Dr. Seuss character “Thing … Continue reading

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Help me, Thank You, Wow God!

Prompt of the Day #2 based on Help, Thanks, Wow: The Three Essential Prayers by Anne Lamott.  The task to simply write out a message in one of those 3 veins: 1. Asking for help God knows I have never been … Continue reading

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Commit to succeed {#Write31Days}

Earlier this year I embarked on a health journey.  It has been long overdue, but I decided that with the help of God I could make changes and live healthier.  I know that my body is the temple of the … Continue reading

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Double-minded trust {#Write31Days}

The book of Luke (Luke 1:5-25) begins with a story that I can relate to  about double-mindedness.  It is the story of a Jewish priest Zechariah and his wife Elizabeth and their quest for a baby in their old age.  … Continue reading

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Healing trust {#Write31Days}

When I was twenty, I lost my father to cancer.  I was distraught after his death because I had been praying for his healing.  I hadn’t allowed myself to process his illness because I believed that God would heal my dad. … Continue reading

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The Difficult Path {#Write31Days}

The story of Daniel in Daniel 6 tells of a young captive in Babylon that had been appointed as one of three administrators over satraps for King Darius.  Daniel’s walk with God won him favor with the king, but Daniel also … Continue reading

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Why Worry? {#Write31Days}

At first glance, I would say I am not a worrier.  I work with people who are worriers and honestly I usually just want to say “choose to stop.”  I realize it is not that simple, but it is not something … Continue reading

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