Sharon Jaynes General Inspiration, Prayer/Spiritual Warfare 63 Comments

Are You Drifting or in a Storm?

(Beginning August 1, the content of my blog will be completely different from the Girlfriends in God devotions. So if you are not signed up for my blog at www.localhost/sjold, please do it today…and invite all your friends. We’re going to have more give-a-ways, more personal interaction, and more inspiration than ever before! Now, on to today’s story!)  “For this …

Sharon Jaynes Prayer/Spiritual Warfare 1 Comment

The Hidden Key

Today’s Truth “When I kept silent, my bones wasted away through my groaning all day long.  For day and night your hand was heavy upon me; my strength was sapped as in the heat of summer.  Then I acknowledged my sin to you and did not cover up my iniquity.  I said, “I will confess my transgressions to the LORD”– …

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 General Inspiration, Prayer/Spiritual Warfare, Renewing your mind with the Truth 7 Comments

Taking Every Thought Captive part 4

Today’s Truth  “We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ” (2 Corinthians 10:5 NIV). Friend To Friend  This week we have been looking at four steps for taking every thought captive.  Today, let’s look at step three: Reject the Lie Once …

Sharon Jaynes General Inspiration, Prayer/Spiritual Warfare, Renewing your mind with the Truth 2 Comments

Taking Every Thought Captive part 5

Today’s Truth  “We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ” (2 Corinthians 10:5 NIV). Friend To Friend  Over the past few days, we have been looking at steps to taking every thought captive to the obedience of Christ.  Let’s review: Step …

Sharon Jaynes General Inspiration, Prayer/Spiritual Warfare, Renewing your mind with the Truth 1 Comment

Taking Every Thought Captive part 3

Today’s Truth  “We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ” (2 Corinthians 10:5 NIV).  Friend To Friend  My neighbor, Michael, was a stand-in for Samuel, the nine-year-old son of Benjamin Martin (Mel Gibson) in the movie The Patriot.  For months, Michael …