Cashing in on Quiet Time? (and an invitation to begin anew)

Prayer is not a business transaction. We do not give something to get something in return. It is relational intimacy. In prayer, at our point of greatest need, we can encounter God and receive His presence. ~ James Banks The past couple of weeks have been challenging around this here neck of the woods…er, um…seashore.Continue reading “Cashing in on Quiet Time? (and an invitation to begin anew)”

70 Days and Pressing On (Whispers of Hope Week 10)

Friends, this past Friday was the 7oth day of our journey of prayer together using the Beth Moore Whispers of Hope devotional. I believe these 10 weeks leading up to Easter could not have been better spent than in strengthening my own prayer life and intimacy with the Lord. It was my one desire atContinue reading “70 Days and Pressing On (Whispers of Hope Week 10)”

Me First! (Whispers of Hope Week 9)

   For this is what the high and exalted One says– he who lives forever, whose name is holy: “I live in a high and holy place, but also with the one who is contrite and lowly in spirit, to revive the spirit of the lowly and to revive the heart of the contrite. ~IsaiahContinue reading “Me First! (Whispers of Hope Week 9)”