Prayerfully Speaking

Hope from the Truths of God's Word

Surrendering Our Weakness, Choosing His Strength

pursuing God's strength

Timidity is something I’d like to live without. Today’s post is a simple prayer about it. I pray it sparks more conversations between you and God. Feel free to add your own prayers and Scripture references in the comments. Let’s encourage each other in the Word.  God, I am very weak. You know my weak […]

New Book News, Barn Dances and Prayer

Hi friend! I hope this finds you doing oh so well. I’m in Branson, Missouri this weekend with fun plans to celebrate my husband’s birthday. Our plans include a Saint Patrick’s Day Barn Dance at the Sycamore Creek Family Ranch. Do you like to dance with your spouse? We have been dancing together over 20 years […]

What Could God Do through You?

trusting God to do the miraculous in you

He used a shepherd boy to kill a giant. He used an unwed teenage virgin to birth the savior He used Peter’s shadow to heal people He used a boy’s lunch to feed thousands of people. Elisha’s dead bones were still infused with the power of God. Once while some Israelites were burying a man, suddenly […]

Shattering Your Strongholds

Are you wrestling with strongholds or praying for someone who is? Lately, I have become more aware of the stronghold fear has been in my life. Just this week, I’ve realized that when I operate in fear, I miss the opportunity to experience delight. Fear has stolen far too much from me. I’ve been afraid to be me. […]

Prayers that Open Doors and Move Mountains

word of God speak

Do you feel stuck? Maybe you or someone you love is circling a mountain that seems immovable. In today’s post, we are going to get a fresh revelation on the idea of speaking to that mountain. Sometime last week, I felt this prayer rise up in my spirit, “Lord put Your prayers in my mouth.” It […]

Simple Prayers for Times of Financial Stress

prayers for financial stress

Are you in a financial crisis or know someone who is? These simple, Scriptural prayers can help you focus on the One who has promised to be your Provider. God is the source of every good gift. The entire universe belongs to Him. He offers to strengthen us with His unlimited resources. He withholds no good […]

The Weak are Made Strong

God gives us strength.

Hello friend! I’ve got fun news to share! I’ve started writing a new book. I’ll be mentioning more about it in the weeks to come. Until then, would you pray with me about it. Pray for God to impart the wisdom He wants me to share. I also need His wisdom on navigating all the details of self-publishing. Thank […]

Seeking God and Finding Him

The Bible encourages us to seek the Lord because He wants to be found! He wants us to connect with Him and His way. He knows that as we experience Him, we will be satisfied by Him. Matthew 6:33 – But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added […]

How to Excel at Delighting in People

Embracing God's Delight has life transforming consequences.

Ohhhhh friend! I’m excited to share with you what I have learned about the Lord’s delight in us. Before I get started, I have two quick and fun announcements. 1. San Diego Meet Up  On January 27 and 28, I’ll be in San Diego visiting my dear friend, Rebecca. We’ve planned a casual gathering of the […]

Spiritually Stronger in 2017

prayers for spiritual strength

Are you ready for a fresh start? Are you looking forward to 2017 with hope that God is delighting in the details of your life? He is you know. Check this out! The Lord directs the steps of the godly. He delights in every detail of their lives. Psalm 37:23 That verse is truly transforming my mindset. I […]