#24 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Add Godly Mentors

This is something I think I will add to all of my prayer journals in the future because I found it to be so powerful and helpful to my prayer life.  There are times in prayer that we seek an answer from the Lord.  And sometimes that answer will come from those we consider to be our mentors in life, especially if they are people…

#23 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Doodle Over It!

How many times have you been in prayer, and then all of a sudden find yourself making a grocery list? Welcome to spacing out; something I know a lot about!  Doodling is one activity that is said our brain can do along with something else.  Doodling helps hold our attention! Maintaining your undivided attention in prayer is vitally important.  Prayer is a beautiful discipline.  While…

#22 of 31 Ways to WRECK Your Prayer Journal – Dirty It Up!

The season of Lent, starting with Ash Wednesday, has become more popular with time.  I believe it is because people are looking for something real.  They want to feel the closeness of God’s Spirit, and are aware that it is not to be taken for granted.  As such, how about adding some dirt to your prayer journal? It is a great way to demonstrate a…

#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…