Prayerful Parenting – Day 5

Philippians 4:19 In this verse, Paul speaks to the Philippians a word of encouragement telling them the same God that takes care of him is going to take care of all of their needs. Looking to the life of Paul, it is jam packed full of proof of the truth in this statement. God usedRead more

Prayerful Parenting – Day 4

Proverbs 15:5 Let’s face it mom and dad, there is going to come a point during the school year ahead (maybe even before the end of this day) when our kiddo’s are going to need some discipline. This hard to accept verse speaks to us as adults that are still children (to our parents, andRead more

Prayerful Parenting – Day 3

Prayerful Parenting – Day 3 The past two days we’ve spent time in focused prayer asking God to do something in our kids, today we shift that focus as we turn to Proverbs 22:6 with its instruction toward us as parents. Training our kids is the most rewarding, important, and difficult job we’ll ever takeRead more

Prayerful Parenting – Day 2

Yesterday we prayed that God would help our students choose obedience to their parents, today our scripture of focus is Philippians 4:6-7 which instructs – ‘Do not worry,’ leading us perfectly into today’s focus as we acknowledge that sometimes choosing the obedience we prayed for creates worry in our child’s mind as they consider, ‘whatRead more

Prayerful Parenting – Day 1

Colossians 3:20 ‘Children, always obey your parents, for this pleases the Lord.’ I love this scripture’s placement in God’s word…and yes, I throw it to the kids when I see that rebellious spirit rise up in them. All joking aside though, it’s placement in the Bible is purposeful as it leads to  pleasing our Lord,Read more

A prayerful send off

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Summer is nearly over –  signs of its end have been popping up for weeks as school supply coupons have been crammed into mailboxes, store shelves overflowing with back to school items, registrations winding down or quickly opening, activity practices ramping up for athletic seasons to begin – but the biggest sign of them allRead more