Begin Again (#101)

Jesus and His disciples had withdrew as the Crucifixion approached. A short time later, Jesus begins to inform the disciples about the suffering and terrible things He would have to endure. His words were shocking, unfathomable, and Peter quickly cuts Him off (almost out of terror to hear more) declaring that he would follow Jesus…

Oath of Dawn (#91)

Morning is a great time to sit down and set aside time to spend with God. Sometimes we get so wrapped up in our jam-packed daily lives and activities, that we feel we need to get a head start on our list. Most of the time, that means that God gets the leftovers of our…

Battlefield Banner (#74)

I woke up this morning and checked an online post. Something I usually do not like to do before I give the first part of my day to God by praying and reading His Word. Sure enough, this post was about doom and gloom, and almost instantly I started to become afraid of the future.…

Simple Prayer #69

Common ground is a place where love, peace, discovery and anything else that is good can be found. People fall in love at common ground. They find something in another person they can relate to and begin to feel the pull of attraction that can eventually lead into long-lasting love. Arguments can subside at common…

Simple Prayer #64

There is something that everyone has experienced at some point in time, and that is the sting of disappointment. Whether that disappointment stems from a mistake that we have made ourselves, or whether it comes from someone that is very close to us, the cut can be deep and painful. A word or action from…

Simple Prayer #57

There are many people who woke up this morning feeling discouraged, disheartened, or just downright defeated. Are you one of them? When we feel this way, the future seems bleak and we may feel our hopes dwindling away. Whatever the reasons for our downheartedness, these emotions we experience are real and can affect us in…