Equip our Minds, Heavenly Minded Lifestyle

Uncomplicating your Prayer Life

Hello! Thank you for joining me today, as we discuss how to uncomplicate our prayer lives. ( full devotion below) I've created this free PDF of the Lord's Prayer, I hope you enjoy! Click here to download. DOWNLOAD PRINT "Uncomplicated Your Prayer Life" Proverb's 31 Encouragement for Today. “One day Jesus was praying in a… Continue reading Uncomplicating your Prayer Life

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Resources to Grow Your Faith

I recently read the article by Brett McCracken, “ The Wisdom Pyramid,” and it challenged me to think about the information I consume. Does this steady stream of content fuel a God-honoring lifestyle, or does it offer a detour from my personal Bible study priority? We have an unlimited amount of content right at our… Continue reading Resources to Grow Your Faith

Heavenly Minded Lifestyle

Three Ways to Share the Gospel Without Leaving Your Home

Sweat-soaked palms gripped my shorts as I silently prayed, "Please don't pick me, please don't pick me." I was twelve years old, on my first mission trip, and I was petrified. Our youth pastor had divided us into two teams: one to remain and work at the church; the other to go out and "evangelize." Odd glances and awkward conversations in sweltering 100 degree weather? No thank you..... Do you ever struggle to share the Gospel message? Join me on the blog for some encouragement and practical ways to share the Good News of Salvation!

Fulfill our Calling, Heavenly Minded Lifestyle

How Do We Offer Ourselves as Living Sacrifices?

This devotion originally appeared on The Love Offering Blog, read full devotion Here. The blank sheet of paper taunted me as I walked into the classroom and took my seat. Begrudgingly, I listened as the teacher instructed, “Open your Bibles to Romans 12:1 and take a few minutes to meditate on this verse. Then, rewrite… Continue reading How Do We Offer Ourselves as Living Sacrifices?

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How to Comfort a Grieving Friend

Jesus saves—not me—the only way we can relieve heavy hearts is to turn burdens over to the only One capable of bearing them all (Matthew 11:28-30). Believing that our Heavenly Father is sovereign in all things, good or bad, and that He truly is "close to the brokenhearted, and saves those who are crushed in spirit" (Psalm 34:18), enables us to "Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep" (Romans 12:15).

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Remembering the Gift of Jesus Printable

Merry Christmas! I am thankful you are joining me today from Proverbs 31, Encouragement for Today Devotion: The Unexpected Gift of Christmas. Please click HERE to download this set of six verses to remind us of the precious gift of Jesus in every season. Read the full devotion HERE. I would love for you to… Continue reading Remembering the Gift of Jesus Printable

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God Sees You and Hears You, Psalm 40:1 Printable

Hello Friends! What a blessing to be apart of Proverbs 31 ministries, and I am honored to share today’s devotion with you. You can read, “God Sees You and Hears You,” here, and download a copy of the key verse, Psalm 40:1, here. We all need the reminder that God loves us, and He cares… Continue reading God Sees You and Hears You, Psalm 40:1 Printable

Awaken Our Hearts, Heavenly Minded Lifestyle

Does what I am doing even matter?

"Laura and I discuss her new book Beyond The Noise. We talk about those moments where we question and doubt ourselves, our purpose, and if we and who we are really matter." I enjoyed talking with Amy Debrucque, Life on Purpose Podcast, what a treat! Listen in Here. https://videopress.com/v/GFeAUa8C?preloadContent=metadata https://anchor.fm/amy-debrucque/episodes/Laura-Bailey---Episode-42---Beyond-The-Noise-elbeks