She Prayer Journals Weekend Workshop – Lessons from Life Experiences

Welcome to my weekend workshop where I am sharing a peek inside my prayer closet.  I am list-making my way through Organizing Your Prayer Closet this year and have really been enjoying it.  This week, my video shares my top five life experiences where I picked up valuable life lessons. Just like the adage that hindsight is 20/20, so was this exercise.  For each one,…

#30 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Add Straw!

I cannot believe it is almost time for Christmas again!  Even though it is only November you know as any good mama does that the holiday shopping season has officially started.  Game on! It gets tricky trying to preserve the sacredness of the season while running around like chickens without going broke.  I can’t say that I’ve mastered any of it.  But, I’ve got a…

#29 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Add Precious Pockets

Prayer really encompasses our whole relationship with God.  Do you realize this?  Or have you been short-selling yourself into only using prayer to send up requests?  If so, I am afraid you have been missing out on the thrill of your life – hearing God.  Hearing about His exploits.  Hearing His heart for the lost.  Hearing about His plans for you. The Father of all…

#27 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Forgive In It!

When angry with someone, write them a letter and say whatever you want, however you want.  Then tear it up in tiny little pieces.  Put the shreds into a small bag and secure it on the title page of Chapter 2 ‘s Freedom and Forgiveness of your copy of Organizing Your Prayer Closet. “Be angry, and do not sin”: do not let the sun go down…

#26 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Color It Happy!

Talk about coloring me happy…that’s just how I felt after spending some time coloring up my structured prayer journal. Coloring is such an enjoyable activity.  I’ll never forget how my elder daughter, Kassie, came to me one night just after she had obtained her driver’s permit, and asked if I would ride to town with her.  I had been feeling a little blue because when…

#25 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Glitter It Up!

I wanted to add glitter, but I had to do it my mama’s way.  You see, my mama did not tolerate messes, and I was that same kind of mama.  I wish I was one of those kinds that could let the kids get messy, and happily clean it up.  But noooo….I avoided paints, silly puddy and especially glitter!!! So, I found some glittered paper…