21 Days of Prayer: Joyful 
(Day 21)

Read: 1 Peter 1:3-9

 Reflection: On the last day of this intentional time of prayer, today we stop to see a virtue that will allow us to persist in everything life throws at us: joy. Reading 1 Peter 1:3-9, you can see a deep type of joy that should be cultivated in...

21 Days of Prayer: Grateful
 (Day 20)

Read: Psalm 100

 Reflection: Nearing the end of this intentional season of prayer, by this point, we have seen God be so kind, good, and merciful towards us. He has answered prayers, restored joy, and given us hope beyond anything the world could offer. He has been...

21 Days of Prayer: Persistent (Day 19)

Read: Philippians 4:4-9 Reflection: When we think about prayer, we face a real temptation to only pray when we have a great need. There is absolutely nothing wrong with praying when in need. In fact, that is exactly what we are supposed to do. But what about the other...

21 Days of Prayer: Persistent (Day 18)

Read: Luke 18:1-8 Reflection: There are certain things in the Christian life that are really difficult to understand. To say we understand everything completely is laughable. Luke 18:1-8 may be one of those things for us. Through this parable, Jesus is inviting us to...

21 Days of Prayer: Expectant (Day 17)

Read: Matthew 7:7-11 Reflection: Children learn how to ask for things expectantly. Think about a child asking Santa for something at Christmas time. Not quite understanding Santa’s real world limitations, children will ask for things, big and small, un-phased by how...

21 Days of Prayer: Confident 

 (Day 16)

Read: Hebrews 4:13-16 Reflection: We must never take for granted all that God has done for us. David understood this in Psalm 8 when he said, “what is man that you are mindful of him.” David, seeing just how small he was in the grand scheme of things, was blown away...