Prayer Father, help us to trust you, to maintain our faith in you when every other force would pull us away from you. Open our ears, your eyes, our hearts and our minds to your will for us and to the gentle voice of your Spirit. In Jesus' name, amen. The Annunciation In the sixth … Continue reading Seeing Red: Daily Study – Day 5
Day 4 Prayer Father, open my heart and mind to receiving your Word and your will. Help me to understand the times in which your Son entered the World and how that relates to the World as it is now. Show me how to apply the lessons he taught to this present time, and give … Continue reading Seeing Red: Daily Study – Day 4
Prayer God, motivate us to seek justice, even when the outcome won't affect us. In Jesus' name, amen. Politics - Arghhhh! Politics and racial, social and civil injustices are my biggest downfall, my quickest route away from the center that is Christ. I hear the Spirit yelling in my head, "Be in the World, not of … Continue reading Read Along With Me: Jesus Outside the Lines – Red State, Blue State?
Day 3 Prayer Father, open my heart that I can be healed, encouraged and changed by Your word. Open my mind, that I may see in myself what You see in me. Help me to understand my place in Your plan. Help me to realize and accept my position as Your child. In Jesus' name, Amen. … Continue reading Seeing Red: Daily Study – Day 3
Day 2 Prayer Father, thank you for another opportunity to receive the Word. Help me to focus. Empty my mind and heart of doubts and disbelief. Free me from my preconceived notions and ideas. Grant me a new beginning. Fill me with your light. In Jesus name. Amen. Preparing for Time Travel Normally, you don't read … Continue reading Seeing Red: Daily Study – Day 2
So many others have tried their hand at putting together a story of the wonderful harvest of Scripture and history that took place among us, using reports handed down by the original eyewitnesses who served this Word with their very lives. Since I have investigated all the reports in close detail, starting from the story’s … Continue reading Seeing Red: Daily Study – Day 1