Category Archives: Prayer

Is there room for a savior? Making space in the Advent Season

Scripture for Reflection: Matthew 24:36-44 Though we do not know the hour or the day when Christ returns, we are invited to be attentive to the now and be fully awakened to God’s presence on a daily basis. Advent is … Continue reading

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God has a plan

Jeremiah 29:11-14 is one of my favorite passages of scripture. The first time I remember reading it was when Harry and I were young adults serving in Italy. I think we were about 25 years old with a 13 month old … Continue reading

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Help is just a shimmering word away….

Psalm 46:1-3 God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in times of trouble. therefore I will not fear, though the earth give way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea, though its waters roar and … Continue reading

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Three Questions for Discerning God’s Direction based on Nehemiah

There is no doubt that Nehemiah was a visionary. He had big God dreams that matched his big God heart. But, how did he know that God was indeed leading him? Nehemiah Chapter 2 offers us a model for discernment … Continue reading

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