Prayer Starters 7/26/21-8/1/21: M: To use your gifts to help others;T: For safety and goodwill at the Olympics;W: To live in your full potential;TH: To be aware of God Moments;F: To respect the personhood of people of all ages;SA: To be grounded by your faith;SU: To enjoy each moment.
What is your perfect prayer? How do you pray for yourself or for others? Paul prays for the Ephesian Church (Ephesians 3:14f) a prayer that some say they consider the perfect prayer. That prayer is my starting place for worshiping with Communion from home this morning. Please join me:
Sometimes I can get caught up in things that feel important, upset me, drive me nuts, etc. Then I catch a glimpse of what is truly important. That happened this morning. I wasted over an hour with the phone company. Then, I realized I was way behind schedule and opened my planner and up popped,Continue reading “IS THIS IMPORTANT?….7/22/2021…Thursday Thought”
Prayer starters from the beauty surrounding me this week: M: For troubled relationships;T: For those who are hungry;W: To rejoice in God’s goodness;TH: For those who are afraid;F: For those promoting forgiveness;Sa: To experience the depths of Holy Love;Su: For those who are tempted.
I have a tendency to pull away into my own world, especially if there is conflict. I have discovered that no matter what our personalities or coping traits are, we can step out in faith. And, in stepping out, it is okay if we don’t get it all right, as long as we are livingContinue reading “STEPPING OUT .. 7/15/2021 …Thriving on Thursday”
Tuesdays with Ryan. I never know what to expect when he decides to join me in prayer, and that is part of the joy.
There is always so much to be thankful for! Ryan joins me in prayer this morning as we share some of our gratitude:
Sometimes I don’t even have the words to express the overflowing experiences of God‘s love. It is something that I want for everyone. Church camp was one of the places that I first began to grasp the reality of God‘s love. Some people have told me that they have not had those kind of experiencesContinue reading “HAPPY CAMPERS!…. 6/10/2021…..Morning Prayer”
My prayers for the helpers, receiving help, and being a help. Not quite a single focus, but each relates to helping.
True power is found in Love. So often, I hear about the power to overcome, the power to succeed, the power of this, the power of that. Our society has so many ideas of how to gain power and how to help bring good. It is fascinating to me to see pictures of brain imagingContinue reading “THE POWER OF LOVE – TAKE TWO— 6/3/2021 —-“