Christian Growth and Big Toe Troubles

Four sets of teenage feet! These feet all look different and God can use all kinds of things to encourage you. Read on for more

How God Can Use a Toe to Encourage YOU in your Christian Growth

Guest post by Melissa Lawrence

When I was in high school I had the most traumatizing thing happen to me.

I had to have my big toe nail removed.  Yep.

Ok, so you might be thinking I am being a little dramatic here, but seriously, it was awful.  What was worse is the fact that when my new toe nail grew back it was a shade of green.  Did you read that…green!! It also was raised up a little bit.

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Organized Prayer: You can do it!

And this is the confidence that we have in Him, that, if we ask any thing according to His will, He hears us. I John 5:14 Text over snow covered field

“I’ll pray for you!”  Praise the Lord that we can bring our needs and the needs of others right to His throne.  I like to pray for others and see their needs answered as well as my own requests.  However, I must admit that many times my praying tends to be haphazard.  I will start a prayer list, perhaps from requests given at a Wednesday night church service and those requests get prayed for that night– but usually never again.

Or I may start a list of things that I want God to do for my family.  I write down specific areas of my life that I want God to work on:  self-control, less anger, more trust, less fear.  And then I lose that list.   Continue reading “Organized Prayer: You can do it!”