Have you ever experienced turning to God in a cry for help? There are times when we ask nicely that He show up, and times that we desperately plea to Him to be present in an overwhelming hard place in our life. We can turn to Him through our greatest joys, our darkest days, and our search for hope in impossible circumstances. (Click the link to read today's encouragement) a-cry-for-help-psalm-143
Day 10: 10-Day Prayer Challenge (with video)
I can't think of a better way of finishing up our 10-Day Prayer Challenge besides doing a video so that we can connect on this final day and say the prayer together. Watch today's video to hear the encouragement for today along with our prayer:
DAY 9: 10-Day Prayer Challenge
A day without coffee...what was I thinking! Do we look at prayer the same way, read today's encouragement to see the connection...
DAY 8: 10-Day Prayer Challenge
Prayer and Power...have you ever considered the two together? Can our soft, quiet prayers have power? When we see the power in prayer we can see its purpose beyond a feel-good ritual we do as often as we can. Prayer is bigger. Read more today on the power of prayer before we pray...
DAY 7: 10-Day Prayer Challenge
Have you been living in a world with God where you shoot text messages all week long and forget to make a phone call? It's time to make a call, read today's encouragement before your prayer today...
DAY 6: 10-Day Prayer Challenge
Have you ever thought about the difference between going outside for a walk or a run? Both have physical benefits, but are good for us in different ways. Prayers can be a similar experience, read more to hear how they connect...
DAY 5: 10-Day Challenge
At a Minor League Charlotte Knights Baseball Game we had a relaxing evening as a family. The first 6 innings were fun to watch, but we were losing to the Durham Bulls. The boys were there just waiting for a Home Run with the excitement that comes with watching the ball fly over that fence. ... Continue Reading →
DAY 4: 10-Day Prayer Challenge
My kids have no idea how many times we have saved their lives! Crossing the street, choking on food, jumping off the top bunk with a quick catch, and so many others they’ve never even noticed. They owe us a bigger debt than they would ever be able to pay for all the unnoticed times that we have rescued them from certain death without their even awareness...
DAY 3: 10-Day Prayer Challenge
On the radio yesterday I heard one of those songs they play over and over again. You know one of those songs that you hear so often that you don’t even hear it playing. You know the melody, but the lyrics you haven’t really paid attention to. Well, until you go through a tough time in your life, then all of a sudden you hear all the lyrics playing to all the songs you’ve never fully taken note of before.
DAY 2: 10-Day Prayer Challenge
Day 2 of the Prayer Challenge - same prayer each day but with a new encouragement to keep you motivated and praying with more boldness with each day.