“Unless the Lord builds a house, the work of the builders is wasted. Unless the Lord protects a city, guarding it with sentries will do no good.” Psalms 127:1 NLT Heavenly Father, thank you for your graciousness, strength, and protection. Thank you for providing every tool and resource we need to build a strong foundation. … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Firm Foundation
“Won’t you revive us again, so your people can rejoice in you? Show us your unfailing love, O Lord, and grant us your salvation.” Psalms 85:6-7 NLT Heavenly Father, today I come before you with a prayer for revival. Not only a personal revival within my heart but also in the hearts of Christians throughout … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Revival
“You will be enriched in every way so that you can be generous on every occasion, and through us your generosity will result in thanksgiving to God.” 2 Corinthians 9:11 NIV Heavenly Father, thank you for the enriching you've done in my life. Thank you for sowing the seed of Your Word deep down in … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Generosity
All “mommy-guilt” was pushed aside yesterday while I sat as a proud parent watching this child— this child whom God put into my path some 11 years ago— promote from elementary into middle school. All of the doubt I felt this past school year of not being a good enough parent or not “having it … Continue reading Moments that Matter
Do you struggle with comparison to other moms? Do you get down on yourself for not being more like them? Do you heap guilt upon yourself for not having it all together? Well if so, then you are not alone. This post will hopefully help you free yourself from the dreaded mommy-guilt and replace it with grace.
“Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends.” John 15:13 NKJV Heavenly Father, in Honor of this Memorial Day I want to pray over those who serve and protect us. I lift up all the men and women who valiantly serve this great country. I pray for … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Memorial Day Prayer
I opened my computer the other day and this little reminder popped up. Wow, 7 years ago I started this blog. 7 years ago I had a desire in my heart to encourage and uplift others. What started out in my eyes as a simple blog to motivate women, was in God's eyes so much … Continue reading 7 Years Strong!
"Indeed, the very hairs on your head are all numbered. Don't be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows." Luke 12:7 (NIV) Heavenly Father, how humbling to know that my Creator knows me intimately. How beautiful a thing to know that you are not too great of a God to not be bothered by … Continue reading Meditation Monday: I Am Worth More
“When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have set in place, what is mankind that you are mindful of them, human beings that you care for them? You have made them a little lower than the angels and crowned them with glory and honor.” Psalm … Continue reading Meditation Monday: The Work of Your Fingers
"But those who trust in the Lord will find new strength. They will soar high on wings like eagles. They will run and not grow weary. They will walk and not faint." Isaiah 40:31 (NLT) Heavenly Father, thank you for being my strength and my shield (Psalm 28:7). In you I put all of my … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Renewed Strength