Build your house early.

“Everyone then who hears these words of mine and does them will be like a wise man who built his house on the rock” Matthew 7:24, ESV. I’ll never forget over a period of time, God led me to confess several key scriptures over my children. Although I was always praying over them, I felt […]

You are Crowned and Robed

“I will greatly rejoice in the LORD; my soul shall exult in my God, for he has clothed me with the garments of salvation; he has covered me with the robe of righteousness…” Isaiah 61:10, ESV. While preparing to leave church service one day, I was gathering my purse and Bible, and I saw a […]

Say it anyway.

“And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength” Mark 12:30, ESV. There was a time in my life when I wanted to love God wholeheartedly, but I didn’t. I felt that was an impossible standard to […]

Count the Cost

“But don’t begin until you count the cost. For who would begin construction of a building without first calculating the cost to see if there is enough money to finish it?” Luke 14:28, NLT One day a man set out to build a boat. He had never taken on such a task and was excited […]

Receive His powerful acceptance.

“All that the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never cast out” John 6:37, ESV To cast out means to eject, to drive out, to expel, to leave, and to send away. Jesus understood all too well how this felt. He was the stone the builders rejected, […]

For you…

Father God, I pray for your daughter who is reading this prayer right now. I pray you give her the eyes of Jesus. Help her to see people with your eyes. Help her to see people’s need for you and not their sin. Help her to see right. Give her the ears of Jesus. Help […]

It's Going to Rain

“Be glad then, ye children of Zion, and rejoice in the Lord your God: for he hath given you the former rain moderately, and he will cause to come down for you the rain, the former rain, and the latter rain in the first month” Joel 2:23, NKJV One day in prayer, God placed a […]

Don’t Be Afraid to Hear “No”

“For all of God’s promises have been fulfilled in Christ with a resounding “Yes!” And through Christ, our “Amen” (which means “Yes”) ascends to God for his glory”, 2 Corinthians 1:20, New Living Translation. Many times we won’t bring certain things to God because we don’t want Him to tell us “No”. We think to […]

He knows how to bless you.

“He keeps satisfying you with good things, and he keeps renewing your youth like the eagle’s.” Psalms 103:5, International Standard Version. My most memorable birthday was many years ago when my husband surprised me by contacting four of my closest friends. He really got me because most of them lived in other cities and he […]

Celebrate Your Sister

“Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep.” Romans 12:15 KJV Celebrate with those who are experiencing the fullness of God’s promises for their lives. During this time, be watchful for the enemy. His scheme is to plant thoughts in your mind. One of his greatest tricks is to make you […]