Posts Tagged ‘pain’

“Let The Healing Never End”

“Jesus wept.” –John 11:35 Read: John 11 If you haven’t read today’s chapter, Bethany was less than two miles from Jerusalem. And when Mary finally reached Jesus, Lazarus had been dead four days. Perhaps they thought Jesus didn’t hurry or didn’t notice. Either way, the grief and pain that Mary and the others were feeling […]


What the Maker Knew

“I praise you for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Your works are wonderful, I know that full well.” –Psalm 139:14 Read: Psalm 139 When God the Creator put the finishing touches on our unique souls, He knew. He knew we’d scrape our shins, disobey parents and upset friends. He knew our kids would reject […]


Are You Reaching?

“She thought, ‘If I can just touch his robe, I will be healed.’” –Matthew 9:21 Read: Matthew 21 She did what a suffering Job couldn’t. Jacob, David — them, too. Run through the bible and find as many people as possible who hurt physically, and one woman did exactly what each of them would have […]


Rescue. Shelter.

“God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.” –2 Corinthians 5:21 Read: 2 Corinthians 5 In case you missed this story, former New Jersey Governor Richard Codey went undercover last week as a homeless man. He was cold, hungry and […]


TRACKING NUMBERS

November 16, 2011 Read: Isaiah 43 “Fear not, for I have redeemed you.” –Isaiah 43:1 Bib No. 18-164 wasn’t tracking. Even though race officials, sponsors and loved ones knew bib No. 18-164 started the race, nobody knew where he was on the course. See, bib numbers have bar codes that tell everyone your pace, stage and […]


OUR DAD ROCKS

October 19, 2011 Read: Revelation 21 “God will take away all their tears. There will be no more death or sorrow or crying or pain. All the old things have passed away.”  –Revelation 21:4 Recent business took my husband half way around the world to Hong Kong and Singapore, and after two weeks, my three […]


IT'S OKAY TO LET GO

October 14, 2011 Read: Exodus 4 “The Lord said, ‘Throw it on the ground.” –Exodus 4:3 Moses was reluctant to part with his staff, but when he finally laid it down in obedience, it became the rod of God. Abraham was asked to lay down his own son upon the altar, and Peter was asked […]


OPEN HOUSE

August, 11, 2011 Read: Isaiah 1 “Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be white as snow.” –Isaiah 1:18 Walking Josey around the neighborhood this last weekend, I came across an open house sign. The arrow pointed us up the street, so…up we went. Interestingly, the closer we got to the house, the nicer […]


FIT EXAMPLE

July 5, 2011 Read: 1 Corinthians 11 “Follow my example as I follow the example of Christ.” –1 Corinthians 11:1 Quote of the Week “Good or bad, may we never let our fitness be a distraction from our witness.” –J.P. What are your faith and fitness goals for the second half of the year? Let […]


IN…DEPENDENCE

July 1, 2011 Read: 1 Peter 3 “So he went and preached to the spirits in prison.” –1 Peter 3:19 This weekend we celebrate freedom. As a nation, we proudly hail the day we loosened the chains of tyranny from Great Britain. At PrayFit we want to salute the men and women who never lived […]