{31 Verses to Pray for Your Girl} Proverbs 4:23

Scripture: Guard your heart for it is the wellspring of life. Proverbs 4:23 Prayer: Father, please help my girl learn to guard her heart. Cause her to grasp the significance of what she lets into this sacred space. Open her eyes to the truth of this verse and the importance of building a hedge of protection around her heart and and mind. Amen.   Some reminders: Join the  community by using this hashtag on Facebook, Twitter, Instagam, etc. — #PrayersforGirls Don't forget, every post in ... [Read More]

31 Verses to Pray for Your Girl

Pray the World Journal from Million Praying Moms{May 2019 update: Y'all, I cannot even with where this little series has gone.  Literally TENS OF THOUSANDS of moms have read these posts and prayed these prayers and THOUSANDS of you are praying Scripture every day for the girls you love.  If you haven't already, check out my book just for us moms who want to pray with boldness and confidence for our girls. And be sure to check out the Pray the World Journal from Million Praying Moms where I am ... [Read More]

Don’t Just Pick the Right Battles — Focus on the Real Enemy!

Soooo ... remember yesterday when I shared what I had learned about not exasperating our kids and all that? Yeah, well, apparently, I didn't really learn it because this morning was sheer disaster. It was ugly here, y'all. Really ugly. In fact, after my girl left for school {an early meeting of the Christian students club ironically}, I went back to bed. Because sometimes you do the first hour of the day so badly all you want is to go back to sleep and try to start it over. {And I'm pretty sure ... [Read More]

A Prayer for the First Day of School

It's the first day of school, Lord. It's a big day for all of us. Students full of questions and doubts and excitement. Teachers full of ideas and plans and dreams. Mommas full of all the emotions. Protect our babies, Lord. Whether it's the first day of kindergarten or middle school, or college, those students are our children. And we want today to be full of good things. Let them make friends and reach out to those who are lonely.  Give them attentive minds and caring hearts. Use our babies, ... [Read More]