Daily Hope & a Prayer – July 3

 Taste and see that the Lord is good.  Oh, the joys of those who take refuge in him!  Psalm 34:8 (NLT) Dear Father,   Thank you Lord for a life full of love and amazing moments. I know that every good and perfect gift comes from You. Thank you for the everyday joys that I find in parenthood, my spouse, my career, my home, my friendships and my family. Often I take these for granted. Forgive me for those times when I fail {Read More}

Daily Hope & a Prayer – July 2

But since you are like lukewarm water, neither hot nor cold, I will spit you out of my mouth! You say, ‘I am rich. I have everything I want. I don’t need a thing!’ And you don’t realize that you are wretched and miserable and poor and blind and naked. So I advise you to buy gold from me—gold that has been purified by fire. Then you will be rich. Also buy white garments from me so you will not be shamed {Read More}

Daily Hope & a Prayer – June 29

The Lord will work out his plans for my life— for your faithful love, O Lord, endures forever. Don’t abandon me, for you made me.  Psalm 138:8 NLT Dear Father,   Thank you for working in and through my life to accomplish Your will. I trust in Your provision and Your protection. Thank you for surrounding me in Your love. Your love is greater than I could ever fully comprehend. When I face difficult choices or new seasons, help me to remember that {Read More}

Daily Hope & a Prayer- June 28

You want what you don’t have, so you scheme and kill to get it. You are jealous of what others have, but you can’t get it, so you fight and wage war to take it away from them. Yet you don’t have what you want because you don’t ask God for it.  James 4:2 (NLT) Dear Father, Thank you for being a God who answers prayers! Help me to remember that You are El Shama, “God who hears me”.  You desire {Read More}

Daily Hope & a Prayer – June 26

When we were utterly helpless, Christ came at just the right time and died for us sinners.  Romans 5:6 (NLT) Dear Father,   Thank you for being a God of perfect timing.  Though I may not realize the full extent of your plan. Your purpose will always prevail. Thank you for dying for me and choosing me before I knew You. Thank you for a love that sees greater in me than I see in myself. Thank you for protecting and {Read More}