Tag: prayer

“Ask and I’ll give the nations to you”

Songs have a way of speaking to me, they bypass my brain and can go straight to my heart. Song words will sit on repeat in my mind whether or not I want them to. I have this uncanny way of remembering song words and melodies and sometimes even figuring out where the melody is

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I Can Ask God For The Small Things Too?

Recently, I was listening to a book about prayer, and about how we need to be specific in our prayers and not leave out even the little things. I know that I struggled through this, and it took me a couple of days to make the decision to pray specific and include even the things

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Peace

Peace, that word can sometimes seem like something unheard of, unknown, an impossibility. For those with anxiety, with their mind racing constantly, thinking of every possible worse thing that can happen, the idea that peace can calm their mind down for even just one minute seems unreal. For those living in a time of trial

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Where is Your Heart?

“I have crossed the horizon to find you I know your name  They have stolen the heart from inside you, but this does not define you This is not who you are You know who you are.”- Know Who You Are, Moana I don’t know about your thoughts on this very short song, but it has

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When Life Gives You Lemons

When life gives you lemons you make lemonade, right? That is unless you are Paul and Silas.  When life gave them lemons that prayed and sang hymns to God. I wonder what would happen if when life gave us lemons we would have the same response as Paul and Silas. Let’s look back at Acts

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Intentionally Being Known

So last week, we talked about my journey towards being known (The Journey Continues) I told you about my goal for this week, to speak up two times during small group times. You know what happened, it actually happened but something even crazier happened, my heart did not start racing, and I did not feel

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Vision, Hope and The Zombies

“Where there is no vision the people perish but he that keepeth the law happy is he” Proverbs 29:18

Adopted by God

So you have not received a spirit that makes you fearful slaves. Instead, you received God’s Spirit when he adopted you as his own children. Now we call him, “Abba, Father.” Romans 8:15 NLT We have been called the children of God. He has adopted us into his family, made us an heir with Christ,

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