Prayer Devotional: Day 140

My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. – Psalms 121:2 NIV Today my husband and I received the keys to our home in Tijeras, New Mexico! As a celebration, I dropped off my three-year-old son at his first day at a new daycare so he could play and make friendsContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 140”

Prayer Devotional: Day 136

“ ‘If you can’?” said Jesus. “Everything is possible for one who believes.” – Mark 9:23 NIV As I prepare to buy a home in Tijeras with my husband, it can feel a bit strange to wire a large amount of money to the title company. Real estate investment is not something I am very knowledgeableContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 136”

Prayer Devotional: Day 129

I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. – Philippians 4:13 NKJV With all the activities going on as I prepare to move to New Mexico with my husband and son, it would easy to get overwhelmed, but I cherish each day that the Lord gives me. It’s the little things that count.Continue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 129”

Prayer Devotional: Day 126

To everything there is a season, A time for every purpose under heaven. – Ecclesiastes 3:1 NKJV Perhaps the best cure to information overload is a tight deadline. There is a time to be busy, and busy can be good! As things fall into place for the close of my new house in Tijeras, NewContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 126”

Prayer Devotional: Day 119

Because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. – James 1:3 NIV As my husband, son, and I make the first of our drives down to New Mexico, God is testing our faith by throwing some snow storms our way. My husband heroically loaded my car onto our moving trailer so thatContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 119”

Prayer Devotional: Day 118

Whether you turn to the right or to the left, your ears will hear a voice behind you, saying, “This is the way; walk in it.” – Isaiah 30:21 NIV The Lord directs our paths if we trust Him to lead us. With all the shuffle of packing boxes and preparing to move again, IContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 118”

Prayer Devotional: Day 108

A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; And a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels. – Proverbs 1:5 KJV Buying a new home and moving to a new state can be a learning experience for anyone. Before I knew I was moving to New Mexico, I asked one of my friendsContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 108”

Prayer Devotional: Day 107

Let all things be done decently and in order. – 1 Corinthians 14:40 KJV The Lord blesses us more than we could ask or think! Yesterday my husband and I found out that our offer on the house we want in Tijeras, New Mexico, was accepted! We never would have thought that we would beContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 107”

Prayer Devotional: Day 106

I will instruct thee and teach thee in the way which thou shalt go: I will guide thee with mine eye. – Psalm 32:8 KJV Yesterday my husband and I put an offer on a house in Tijeras, New Mexico, which is a safe, rural area about 30 minutes away from my husband’s new officeContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 106”

Prayer Devotional: Day 104

“I am the Lord, the God of all mankind. Is anything too hard for me?” – Jeremiah 32:27 NIV My husband, Steve Decker, has accepted a CEO position at Heading Home, an organization that helps the homeless population in New Mexico statewide. We are looking for a place to live in Albuquerque or in theContinue reading “Prayer Devotional: Day 104”