Prayer Devotional: Day 335

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. – Romans 15:13 NIV Some people are naturally hopeful and optimistic. Others are not and become more resentful over the years as they collectContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 335”

Prayer Devotional: Day 331

But if we walk in the light as He is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus Christ His Son cleanses us from all sin. – 1 John 1:7 NKJV People need people: for connection, encouragement, and learning. A rose without light cannot bloom. When we take timeContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 331”

Prayer Devotional: Day 329

And this hope will not lead to disappointment. For we know how dearly God loves us, because he has given us the Holy Spirit to fill our hearts with his love. – Romans 5:5 NLT We all face disappointment, trials, and tribulations in life, but God gives us hope to combat our discouragement. Tribulations teachContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 329”

Prayer Devotional: Day 125

Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful. – Hebrews 10:23 NKJV With so much change in my life going on right now as I prepare to move from Blackfoot, ID to Tijeras, New Mexico, it sometimes seems like everything changing, but everything is not changing.Continue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 125”

Prayer Devotional: Day 98

Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. – Hebrews 11:1 KJV When the Holy Spirit gives us a clear answer, we can have faith that everything will work out for the good. We may not have evidence of everything set in stone, but nothing is impossible forContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 98”

Prayer Devotional: Day 95

Not only so, but we also glory in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope. – Romans 5:3‭-‬4 NIV I’m not sure anyone really likes to build character by suffering, but sometimes we think our problems are bigger than they actually are. God shapes our lives and nothingContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 95”

Prayer Devotional: Day 20

Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. – Romans 12:12 NIV If we take time to look, we can find joy in even the smallest things that God has created. The symmetry of a flower, its delicate petals, and its soft fragrance reminds us that we hope to be restored to theContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 20”