Praying for Mr. Right

I've been thinking about the singles lately. Maybe it’s because there have been several engagements and weddings in the church. Or maybe it’s because we prayed for all the single people during a Saturday night service a few weeks ago. About that… The pastor who was preaching that night said something along the lines of, “We need to pray that … Continue reading Praying for Mr. Right

When You Don’t Know How to Help

The fans whir and the sounds of the city drift through the window. Two little heads are bent close over brand new sticker books. “I’ll trade you my blue butterfly sticker for a yellow butterfly,” the older one says. “After, do you want to colour?” They are so sweet, so innocent. They chat quietly as … Continue reading When You Don’t Know How to Help

31 Days of Prayer: A Simple Plan for Children

We added another layer to the girls' Kindness Countdown yesterday. Something simple that the kids can do each and every day, all the way until the New Year. The idea started here. We took it and added our own little twist. I've often struggled with how to teach my children to effectively pray for others. It's easy, … Continue reading 31 Days of Prayer: A Simple Plan for Children