How do we move from a shallow, self-centered prayer life into the depths of intimate communing with our Father? Five truths from Matthew 6.
In July 1995 Scott and I sat in the Pizza Hut in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, shocked about my pregnancy. Just a few weeks before, a fertility specialist in Birmingham had basically assured us that day would never come. Our miracle baby, the one for whom we had prayed for almost four years, was born February […]
Y’all! It’s here!! I can’t believe it is finally July 18 — and Praying for Girls: Asking God for the Things They Need Most is making her appearance in this big old world. But there’s some else I want to tell you — this book isn’t just for moms. Happy Book Birthday! Praying for Girls: […]
A few years ago life was hard. Not in the dramatic, life-threatening illness kind of way (we were past that season), but in the nothing is going smoothly sort of way. Church was hard. Marriage was hard. Family was hard. Parenting was hard. During that time, I wasn’t always sure what to pray. In fact, […]
I can’t believe we’re in the last week of 2016. Y’all, cray-zee. This year flew by, didn’t it?? I was looking over the posts I wrote this year and all the topics we’ve covered around here. The most popular posts covered some of my favorite topics—lopsided living, praying for your daughter, and more. It’s been […]