Pray Without Ceasing

A few nights ago my husband and I changed our routine a bit. We normally pray together a few times a week, not counting quick prayers in the morning or at night, and our Bible reading is usually done independently. We are reading through the book of Isaiah together and praying together every day. We made a list of 11 things that we are going to pray for every day. We want to make this a regular thing each day. The last few days have been really great. I love getting to hear his perspective on what we read, and … Continue reading Pray Without Ceasing

He Is Still Risen

Millions of people celebrated the coming of a candy bearing rabbit yesterday. I hope that many more millions were celebrating something much bigger – the resurrection of Jesus from the grave. In the days leading up to Sunday, lots of people talked about Jesus. They talked about why Jesus would do what He did and what it means for us. They talked about how He was welcomed upon entering Jerusalem and how the same people that welcomed Him were in the crowd yelling, “crucify him,” only days later. On Friday, people talked about the punishment Jesus would receive on our … Continue reading He Is Still Risen