From My Prayer Closet – When God’s Word Showed Up in My Prayer

God showed up so beautifully in my prayer last night, that I just have to share! When Peter said, Now the end of all things is near; therefore, be serious and disciplined for prayer. 1 Peter 4:7 HCSB he made three points about praying: 1) Be urgent 2) Be serious 3) Be awake. When he instructed us to be serious in prayer it was the…

From My Prayer Closet: Losing Precious Things, Making Room for God’s Things

I am going to impart something new to you for when you are suffering a loss. I am not talking about losing a loved one in death, but losing something that you really wanted. I want to show you how God can use it to make room in your heart for something else…something God wants accomplished. As I have already shared, I have never considered…


From My Prayer Closet: Overcoming Anxiousness in Prayer

Have you ever been so grieved over a matter that you thought you might lose it…in public? This is how I felt last Sunday at church. It is not that I don’t feel that I can’t cry at church, but I wanted to break down and sob, and I just felt that I needed to hold it together. I am the kind of “suffer-in-silence” type….