Prayer

Encouraging women to walk deeper with God at Kristi Woods (.net) through understanding and applying prayer in our lives for spiritual growth.

Why Is Being a Lukewarm Christian as Dangerous as Not Following Jesus?

Why Is Being a Lukewarm Christian as Dangerous as Not Following Jesus?

PIN ME for LATER 🙂 This post may contain affiliate links. Full disclosure here. Why is being a lukewarm Christian as dangerous as not following Jesus? Read to see. There’s something about a nice, hot bath. It warms chilly bones. I confess, I love soaking in the tub. But not in lukewarm water. Lukewarmness teases…

Why Are Folks So Excited About These Popular Posts?

Why Are Folks So Excited About These Popular Posts?

Do you like blogs–their popular posts? Do you like a good, meat-worthy, faith-building post–one that helps keep eyes on Jesus? Meeeee too. Popular Post Question Several writer friends/Jesus girls kindly responded to a “popular post” question I posed recently. Many of their posts exclaim His strength, His healing, His hope. And hope is one thing I…

This Is It! Catch Our Final Memory Verse of the Year Here + A Thanksgiving Prayer

This Is It! Catch Our Final Memory Verse of the Year Here + A Thanksgiving Prayer

This is it! It’s our final memory verse. You guys, we did it! We’ve worked our way through Psalm 34 in 2018. The whole, crazy good Psalm. Just tuck this last, glorious verse into the heart. And that’s it! I love that this is our last one. Call it a verse of hope and redemption,…

God, Why Am I Feeling This Way? How to Go Beyond Feeling Left Out

God, Why Am I Feeling This Way? How to Go Beyond Feeling Left Out

God, why am I feeling this way — feeling left out? Have you ever asked the question? Better yet, have you ever used a cookie cutter? They’re related. Trust me. Read along, and you’ll see. Each December during my younger years, Mom whipped up a batch of sugar cookie dough. Man, she made THE BEST…

When God Doesn’t Answer Your Prayers the Way You Hoped { Guest Post }

When God Doesn’t Answer Your Prayers the Way You Hoped { Guest Post }

When God Doesn’t Answer Your Prayers the Way You Hoped Welcome to today’s guest blogger, Crystal Storms. She’s a friend from my days in Florida. She’s a past guest here as well, and gosh, we love this girl. A hearty welcome to Crystal Storms. Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but when longing is fulfilled, it is a…

Pray These 3 Bold Prayers to Help Protect Your College Student

Pray These 3 Bold Prayers to Help Protect Your College Student

Here are three bold prayers for your college student.  What Led Me to Pray for My College Student “Mom, when I leave for college, I probably won’t be home until December,” Joel offered. Tears filled my eyes and began spilling south. With head bowed, my oldest son commented, “Gary says you’ll probably cry when I…