Yesterday I had the privilege of leading a prayer journaling session at the Church Next Door in Galloway, OH. The theme of this event was Oasis: A Place for Women to Be Refreshed. The three hour event consisted of a prayer walk, breakout sessions, fresh veggies, fruit, cheese, and fruit-infused waters, worship and a closing session by Pastor Jennifer Jackson. I loved every moment of the time we … [Read more...] about Free Printable Prayer Journal
Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. I Thessalonians 5:16-18 If you've read this verse and thought, "How do I really do that?" then you're not alone. Should you never leave your prayer closet? Should you walk around with your eyes closed? We know that this type of prayer life is not humanly … [Read more...] about How Do I Pray without Ceasing?
Recently I received an email with a question that made me think twice. The question is: How do I pray Scripture back to God? And it's a great question because I believe there are different methods you can use to pray God's Word. The reader posing this question said "I'm afraid to ask my pastor what he meant by that." We all have different personalities, backgrounds, and perspectives. And my … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Pray Scripture Back to God
Several weeks ago, after receiving a reader question, I wrote about how to begin keeping a prayer journal. Like anything else, we can have great intentions, but knowing where to start and breaking down a goal to step by step directions propels our intentions into motion. Today I wanted to share 20 prayer journal prompts to follow up on how to begin keeping a prayer journal. Once I started … [Read more...] about 20 Prayer Journal Prompts
Have you ever wanted to start writing a prayer journal but just didn't know where to begin? You're not alone. Recently I received an email from a dear lady who says: Hi, Rachel! I really love your prayer journal ideas, but whenever I sit down to start writing in my prayer journal, it's like my mind goes blank. How do you start keeping a prayer journal when you feel like you don't know where to … [Read more...] about How To Start Keeping A Prayer Journal
Not long ago I was rummaging through the basement, attempting to organize our storage area. One of the things I ran across was a box that held some old prayer journals from the 90's. I opened up one of the journals and began to read through old prayer requests and praises. I didn't accomplish too much more organizing after that, because I was intrigued by the journals. That day in the basement … [Read more...] about Benefits of Keeping a Prayer Journal
Hey there! For some time I've been thinking about ways to track prayer requests so that I feel empowered and organized. Not only for organizing prayer requests, but for becoming intentional in prayer with God. For three months, I've been using several different ways to keep a prayer journal. While I've settled on a method that seems to work well for me, today I'm passing on ways to keep a prayer … [Read more...] about 5 Ways To Keep A Prayer Journal