Tag Archives: Prayer

How I Learned to REALLY Pray…

  It’s easy to make daily prayers into a long shopping list of wants and needs. Help so-and-so.  Heal him. Travel mercies for her.  Find a husband/wife.  Give them/me a child.  “Give” me patience, humility, forgiveness…  GIVE ME…  Well, God’s … Continue reading

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Love

Last year, I began to write on the Fruit of the Spirit (Galatians 5:22-23): “Love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law.” I am currently reminded these days on how LOVE CAN … Continue reading

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Why Is Communication in Marriage so Hard?

We’ve made it through another few days.  I suppose that’s something.  I need to be grateful for that. He has been diligently reading away, marriage books.  Love and Respect (The Love She Most Desires); The Respect He Most Needs); The … Continue reading

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I’m Praying For You…

I’m Praying for You… Today I learned a little lesson. Telling a known non-believer “I’m praying for you,” no matter how sweetly or sincerely, is insulting. What?  How could they be insulted?  Aren’t we doing a “nice thing?”  “Nice” in … Continue reading

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