Imaginative Prayer Written by - Anna Bonnema Today, while walking at a hurried pace a man in front of me paused, turned around, and with kind eyes and a smile asked, “What are you looking for?” He apologized for seeming to interrupt me, but my rushed clip, and when he turned, my darting eyes ... Read More about Imaginative Prayer
As a homeschooling mom of 13 children I get asked “how do you find time to…….” In this blog entry I’m going to address the issue of “how do you find time to pray?”. For as long as I’ve been a mother (26 years!) I have heard “wake up earlier than your children and you will find quiet time.”. This ... Read More about How To Find Time to Pray – From a Mom of 13!
When I was 17, I had this amazing realization: I am a morning person. I realized this early into my senior year as I began to discern what the Lord’s will was for me post-high school. With the overflowing and overwhelming life of an overinvolved teenager, I quickly discovered that if I wanted to ... Read More about An Imperfect Guide to Seeking Perfect Prayer
This may sound a little odd but when I wake to care for my children in the middle of the night I say a prayer for their future Mothers-in-Law. Here’s why. Those babies we care for day after day are going to be just fine. Their needs are met, their cups are full, and they dance through their ... Read More about My Nightly Situational Prayer