Prayer Devotional: Day 255

Cause me to understand the way of your precepts, that I may meditate on your wonderful deeds. – Psalms 119:27 NIV Four years ago, I gave birth to my son, Jacob. I named him after Jacob in the Bible. Jacob was blessed, and my son is, too. During busy times it’s difficult to meditate, butContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 255”

Prayer Devotional: Day 158

Pursue peace with all people, and holiness, without which no one will see the Lord. – Hebrews 12:14 NKJV Sometimes all the things that we are dealing with act as blinders. We have trouble seeing what God’s will is for us when we are so preoccupied getting the day-to-day tasks done. Our vision is clouded,Continue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 158”

Prayer Devotional: Day 112

Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men. – Luke 2:14 KJV One of my favorite lines from a guided meditation that I listen to in order to maintain my equilibrium comes at the very end of the exercise. It closes with: “may you have peace and ease.” PeaceContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 112”

Prayer Devotional: Day 65

Ye shall not add unto the word which I command you, neither shall ye diminish ought from it, that ye may keep the commandments of the LORD your God which I command you. – Deuteronomy 4:2 KJV There is a danger that we might idolize some other prophet over Jesus if we believe that humansContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 65”

Prayer Journal: Day 303

Day 303 Those who sow in tears shall reap in joy. – Psalm 126:5 NKJV The Lord doesn’t prevent illness and hardship from falling upon us, because He teaches us lessons through our trials. Jesus experienced much suffering during His lifetime, but He also felt joy and peace, probably when He spent time praying andContinue reading “Prayer Journal: Day 303”