Sharon Jaynes Motherhood, Prayer 109 Comments

Everything is Possible for Her who Believes

  Everything is possible for him who believes, (Mark 9:23 NIV). Once, a distraught father had an unruly son with multiple physical and emotional problems. Many people even said the boy was possessed by a demon. The dad had tried everything, but the boy continued to demonstrate anti-social behavior: throwing himself in the fire and then in water. That sort of behavior, …

Sharon Jaynes Prayer, Trusting God 52 Comments

Trusting God to Answer Your Prayers

If you remain in me and my words remain in you, ask whatever you wish and it will be given you, (John 15:7, NIV). I am blessed with some very special nieces and nephews. One of my favorite people in the world is my niece, Grace Anne. After college, Grace Anne served two years with a mission organization, teaching Physical …

Sharon Jaynes A Sudden Glory, Living Fully, Prayer 33 Comments

Sit Down and Be Quiet

  “Jesus then took the loaves, gave thanks, and distributed to those who were seated as much as they wanted.  He did the same with the fish,” (John 6:11 NIV).  Have you ever noticed this pattern in the gospels – the disciples get in a bind and Jesus bails them out.  It reminds me of the old fifties program, Father …

Sharon Jaynes Motherhood, Prayer 5 Comments

A Mother who is a Prayer Warrior

A Mighty Warrior Today’s Truth I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth (3 John 1:4 NIV). Friend to Friend Proverbs 31 introduces us to the mother whose children rise up and call her blessed, as a “wife of noble character” (NIV), “an excellent wife” (NAS) and “a capable, intelligent, and virtuous …

Sharon Jaynes Motherhood, Prayer, Prayer/Spiritual Warfare 6 Comments

A Mighty Prayer Warrior

Today’s Truth “I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth” (3 John 1:4 NIV). Friend To Friend Proverbs 31 introduces us to the mother whose children rise up and call her blessed. She is a “wife of noble character” (NIV), “an excellent wife” (NAS) and “a capable, intelligent, and virtuous woman.” (AMPLIFIED …

Sharon Jaynes Motherhood, Prayer 1 Comment

Giving our Children to God

  Today’s Truth: “Everything is possible for him who believes” (Mark 9:23 NIV). Friend to Friend Once, a distraught father had an unruly son with multiple physical and emotional problems. Many people even said the boy was possessed by a demon. The dad had tried everything, but the boy continued to demonstrate anti-social behavior: throwing himself in the fire and …

Sharon Jaynes Marriage, Prayer, Prayer/Spiritual Warfare 14 Comments

A Husband’s Prayer Warrior

   Today’s Truth “For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms” (Ephesians 6:12 NIV). Friend To Friend Of all the roles and responsibilities that God has given wives, the position of a prayer warrior …