#21 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Flag It!

In the Old Testament, there are countless times that God’s people marked the very spot God met them and named it accordingly.  They did this by forming altars or naming objects that were close by.  You can also do something very similar with your prayer journal.  You can mark that very spot where you saw God’s hand move in your situation with a flag. She…

#20 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Decorate It!

Prayer is boring {gasp!}, to some.  Let’s be real, how many people show up for prayer meetings?  Attendance is typically lower for prayer retreats and conferences than other women’s ministry events.  I get it.  Really, I do.  Prayer is quite.  It is a One-party show.  It’s intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. One of my book’s selling points to my publisher was the fact…

#19 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Grape-Stain It!

“This is my body, which is given for you.  Do this in remembrance of me.”  In the same way, he took the cup of wine after supper, saying, “This cup is the new covenant between God and you, sealed by the shedding of my blood.  Do this in remembrance of me as often as you drink it.”  For every time you eat this bread and…

#18 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Fold It!

When you believe the Lord has given you a specific task, write it down in the Ears to Hear section of Organizing Your Prayer Closet.  Next, fold the page in half from top to bottom. Once you completed the task you can unfold it.  The folded pages will readily remind you of open requests.   Now finish the work, so that you may complete it…

#17 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – String It Up!

As you begin to see a common thread in your payer journal, whether it be in the Ears that Hear section or another, tape a thread to that entry and all similar entries.  Use the same color of thread to easily follow each entry. A common thread is woven through the books of the Bible, binding them together. A narrative arc, stretching from the beginning…

#13 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Draw In It!

Now, this just may be the most authentic way to really wreck your prayer journal.  That is, if you are not a gifted artist, like me (That’s “like me” as in “I am NOT a gifted artist!”).  I have chosen Psalm 139 as a prompt unless you have a truly favorite one that you would like to put your artistic mind to.  Psalm 139 has…