Prayer for Dementia

If your family or friends have been touched by Alzheimer’s, you too have probably struggled every time you forget a detail or misplace an item. Fear plays a huge part of the onset of this disease.   Rather than remaining crippled by anxiety, I have found Psalm 71 an amazing antidote to the clutches of fear, especially as it relates …

Prayer for Returning Missionaries

  Holy Father,      Thank You for being the God of all comfort and encouragement (1 Corinthians 1:3). I know someone special that is in desperate need of a Comforter. After years on the mission field, _________ is now coming “home”. Years ago, You called them to serve You. They obeyed, not really knowing where they were going or what …

Lessons from a Sixteen-Month-Old

Sixteen-month-old Judah’s come to Kiki’s house to stay   To share our home, to make us smile, and take our hearts away.   To swing real high, and laugh real deep and learn to turn a flip,   To hold my hand, and drink his milk, and ride upon my hip.         And when the day is …