TWO SIDES OF THE SAME COIN

The genesis for this blog is birthed from a recent conversation with a friend whom I love, admire and respect. Aspects of our conversation centered around Matthew 6:5 and Matthew 18:20. Our conversations tend to get me thinking…     Prayer is life’s breath to the Christian. It connects us to Father God in the […]

THE LAWNMOWER

THE LAWNMOWER   The meandering water cooler conversation took an interesting turn Monday. The typical discussion centers around weekend activities like sporting events, seeing family, resting, hobbies, on-going projects around the house, travel and so forth. The weekend of one compadre` captured my attention. Her husband had gotten a hit on his ad offering a […]

A Bow in the Sky

I didn’t want to go. I was following what I sensed was a gentle holy nudge. As I parked my car, I noticed a small crowd had gathered just outside the building I was dreading entering. They seemed to be delighting in something just over my shoulder. I turned. There it was. A beautiful view […]

Wear the T-Shirt

I attend a Wednesday night prayer group my pastor co-leads. It is open to the entire congregation. One evening, before the meeting began, two of the attendees were having a conversation about road trips. The genisis of this conversation was the T-shirt one of them was wearing. The T-shirt wearing member was asked when he’d […]

Thoughts on Prayer: Tears in a Bottle

I love how scripture in the Bible is multi-faceted.  Psalm 56:8 has been a comfort to me many times over the years. ( At my age, “years” take on a whole new meaning) It is comforting knowing my Father bottles my tears and writes them in His book. Therefore, when no one else is there […]

Thoughts on Prayer: Fog, Fear, Faith

http://www.chrishoneysett.com Thoughts on Prayer: Fog, Fear, Faith (Thank you to Amanda and the women in the Bible study I am attending for the discussion on this very topic.) Be anxious for nothing but, by prayer and supplication let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God shall guard your hearts and […]

THOUGHTS ON PRAYER: CHOCOLATE

THOUGHTS ON PRAYER: CHOCOLATE Hi, I am Debbie. I am a faithful follower of Jesus Christ and a chocoholic. If we were in a 12 step recovery program this is where you would say: “Hi, Debbie. Thank you for sharing”. I am “sharing” because I have been craving chocolate a bit more than usual over […]

Thoughts on Prayer: Guest Blogger Cozinest

But God…I do love that phrase- I had been mulling over John 14:2 for a few days when I had the idea(I was unaware of the Holy nudge) to ask my  winsome and talented friend, Kim, to write it from a CoziNest perspective. I read her thoughts  through teary eyes. May this post touch you as deeply […]