Prayer: The Path to a Spiritual Legacy

There are a lot of things that impact the strength of our spiritual legacy. However, at the core of any spiritual legacy is our own personal relationship with God. Ultimately, it is how we personally walk with God, that fuels what our spiritual legacy will actually...

Filling the Bleachers for Every Student

We have all had those backyard moments when we are imagining the closing seconds of the game in the sport of our choosing.  The moment when we score the decisive points to win the game and we make our victory run with our arms lifted high into the air while the crowd...

Become a Watchman – Step Up for the Next Generation

No one is surprised by intergenerational disconnectedness in the church. We can see it. The children go to their corner of the church, the youth theirs and the adults theirs. A lot of our churches are plagued by silos. This disconnection we see is one of the things...
Prayer: The Path to a Spiritual Legacy

Prayer: The Path to a Spiritual Legacy

There are a lot of things that impact the strength of our spiritual legacy. However, at the core of any spiritual legacy is our own personal relationship with God. Ultimately, it is how we personally walk with God, that fuels what our spiritual legacy will actually...

Filling the Bleachers for Every Student

Filling the Bleachers for Every Student

We have all had those backyard moments when we are imagining the closing seconds of the game in the sport of our choosing.  The moment when we score the decisive points to win the game and we make our victory run with our arms lifted high into the air while the crowd...

How do you want your grandchildren to eulogize you?

How do you want your grandchildren to eulogize you?

Imagine with me for a moment the following scene:  You have gone to meet Jesus face-to-face. All those you have known and loved along the way are gathered together for a celebration of life service, your funeral. A pastor guides the service and there are several...

The Secret to Persistent Prayer

The Secret to Persistent Prayer

Praying Persistently How many times have you been asked to pray for someone only to forget about it later on? You are not alone. Fortunately, my attentiveness to prayer was transformed one day when I was sitting in a hospital room after my wife’s surgery in Long...

Praying for Wisdom from God

Praying for Wisdom from God

7 Essentials: Asking God for Wisdom Praying through the 7 Essentials simply means… praying the truths of scripture over the needs of the next generation or others close to you, using the lens of the 7 Essentials. Today’s spotlight is on the essential of wisdom. I...

Praying For God’s Favor

Praying For God’s Favor

Praying through the 7 Essentials: Prayer for Favor Praying through the 7 Essentials simply means praying the truths of scripture over the needs of the next generation or others close to you, using the lens of the 7 Essentials. Today’s spotlight is on the Praying for...

Praying the Scriptures for Your Teenager

Praying the Scriptures for Your Teenager

The Pray for Me Campaign is about hope, specifically the hope that teenagers can find in the greatness of God. Let these scriptures and corresponding thoughts be a jumping off point to pray for the teens in your life.

Scriptures to Pray over Your Children

Scriptures to Pray over Your Children

It is likely that you are reading this blog because you care about children and want to help them flourish. Maybe a child asked you to pray for them or God has placed them on your mind to bless them during your prayer time. These scriptures pulled from the Adults...