Why Prayer is Essential to a Thriving Marriage

Why Prayer is Essential to a Thriving Marriage

I prayed about my marriage. I spent time asking God to grow us and to bring us closer. But looking back I had no idea how important devoted and strategic prayer was to a healthy and thriving marriage. When you spend devoted time in prayer, specifically about your marriage, you will find that several aspects …

7 Promises God Makes to the Humble

7 Promises God Makes to the Humble

Humility is a big deal to God. Countless times throughout Scripture, God gave mercy to those who humbled themselves before Him. And I’m not just talking about the faithful and righteous. No, God withheld His wrath from evil men who turned toward Him in humility.   Ahab was the most evil king of Israel. Because …

Does What You Think Matter?

Why your thoughts matter and how to discover the power they have in your faith.

Thoughts have the power to bring us joy or sadness, fear or strength, hope or despair. Where we let our thoughts wander, oftentimes directs how we feel and what we do. When I spend my time daydreaming about a newer car, a better wardrobe or a bigger house, I find myself feeling disappointed with what …

Cultivating a Heart of Prayer

Cultivating a Heart of Prayer

I’ve prayed my whole life. Even before I knew Christ, I prayed. I said the “Now I lay me down to sleep” prayer at bedtime when I was little. And as I grew, I’d speak to God as if He were a fancy king, eating elaborate meals in the sky while we scrambled to make …