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,  Read more…

Sharon Jaynes Motherhood, Prayer 6 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).

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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,  Read more…

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).

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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.  Read more…