8.14.17 Prayer Prompt: Getting Know God

PRAYER PROMPT ••• I read from Nehemiah again today and once again, I am awed and amazed by God’s timing!  Nehemiah 8:12 says, “So the people went away to eat and drink at a festive meal, to share gifts of food, and to celebrate with great joy because they had heard God’s words and understood them.”  This verse showed up today on the heels of … Continue reading 8.14.17 Prayer Prompt: Getting Know God

8.12.17 Prayer Prompt: The Gracious Hand of God

PRAYER PROMPT ••• When I get to heaven, and after I’ve met Jesus and hugged my Papo, the first person I want to meet is the Apostle Paul.  But recently, I think I’ve picked a close second: the prophet Ezra.  The books of Ezra and Nehemiah are both credited to Ezra and I’ve read them before. But as I read them again, I’m struck by … Continue reading 8.12.17 Prayer Prompt: The Gracious Hand of God