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Momentum: How to Get Unstuck – a 5-Day Challenge

Have you ever found yourself feeling spiritually stuck? Like you’re in a rut and struggling to make progress on your journey of becoming more like Jesus? If so, I have exciting news for you! Momentum: How to Get Unstuck is a new free challenge available on our website that aims
Posted  on June 30, 2023 0
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Purpose

We Get You! 30 Women 30 Stories One God

Hey friend, I am thrilled to announce the release of a new book, We Get You! 30 Days: 30 Women • 30 Stories • One God. This heartfelt collection of stories and devotions is now available on Amazon, ready to embark on a thirty-day journey with you. As one of
Posted  on June 24, 2023 0
Spiritual Growth

Embracing the Role: 5 Bible Verses for Encouraging Dads as Spiritual Leaders

In a world where fatherhood is often portrayed as secondary or diminished, let us be women who celebrate and encourage the role of dads as spiritual leaders within their families. The impact of a father’s faith and guidance cannot be overstated. It can make a permanent imprint today and leave
Posted  on June 16, 2023 0
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Spiritual Growth

When Weary Days Come: Six Bible Verses to Refresh Your Soul

When Weary Days Come: Six Bible Verses to Refresh Your Soul It’s Summer! For some these months usher in lazy days and carefree living. But for others, the season is busier than the rest of the year. Summer means lots of bodies at home with no schedule. It requires more
Posted  on June 10, 2023 0
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Prayer

A Prayer to Embrace Change

Change is an inevitable part of life. Whether we anticipate it or not, change will always find its way into our lives. It can be exciting and welcomed, or it could be challenging and unexpected. My husband and I are in the midst of celebrating high school graduate Number Five.
Posted  on May 26, 2023 0
Prayer

6 Powerful Prayers for Moms

6 Powerful Prayers for Moms One of the greatest gifts you can give a mom, is prayer. Can I get an AMEN?!? Whether it’s you or a woman you know, all of us in the mom category could benefit from the prayers of others. Although the Bible doesn’t label or
Posted  on May 12, 2023 0
Prayer

Hearing God’s Voice

Hearing God’s Voice Have you ever been talking to someone on the phone who is difficult to hear? Maybe the sound is turned low on your cell phone. Perhaps you are walking outside with all that interference competing for your ears. It could be the person on the other end
Posted  on May 5, 2023 0
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Prayer

Praying for the Wayward Child

It has been my joy across the last several weeks to spend time with women in different states as I speak in different locations. Between sessions or over meals we talk about life. More often than not, I hear a familiar tale of a child who has rejected their faith
Posted  on April 21, 2023 0
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Prayer

Order My Steps

The average American eats out between four and five times a week. That places the Stranges in the minority as we average one meal per week, which has traditionally been Friday nights at an establishment with a dependably short wait for a crowd (ten Stranges). For us, that place is
Posted  on March 10, 2023 0
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Prayer

A Prayer When Your Heart Hurts

A friend called me last week while traveling to an event. I had not heard from her in a while, but she didn’t call me just to catch up. From the first few minutes of our conversation, there was heaviness in her voice. Her heart was hurting. This is a
Posted  on February 24, 2023 0
Praying for Understanding
Prayer

Praying for Understanding

Praying for Understanding What do you and I do when we come to a spiritual dilemma—when we don’t know what to do or which way to go? If you ask the teenagers in my house, they will suggest we Google it. And that might help enrich our knowledge or provide
Posted  on January 27, 2023 0
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Prayer

A Prayer for Contentment

A Prayer for Contentment This past week I read the Biblical account of Jacob returning to Canaan with all the drama that ensured. Jacob is not my favorite patriarch. He’s a pretty lame husband and father. But he does bring some redeeming qualities to the table. Not only does he
Posted  on January 21, 2023 0
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Prayer

Pray for Focus

Pray for Focus Welcome to a new year. I pray your season of celebration has been a good one. By now, I suspect you have moved past the Christmas decor and empty fudge tins to concentrating on what the next twelve months might bring. How does one prepare for what
Posted  on January 6, 2023 0
Experience God's love
Prayer

A Prayer to Experience God’s Love

A Prayer to Experience God’s Love My two grown and flown daughters spent part of their weekend together at a theme park. Their mission: to ride lots of rollercoasters. The reflections in their selfies testified to their success. Those grown-up smiles reminded me of former days when I took those
Posted  on December 16, 2022 0
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Spiritual Growth

5 Strategies for Practicing Biblical Hospitality

5 Strategies for Practicing Biblical Hospitality Sometimes lessons that need to be learned must be experienced before they take root. When Chad and I were newlyweds, we relocated to a different city for work purposes. In no time we found our place in a local church that offered a weekly
Posted  on December 14, 2022 0
Prayer

Praying for the Wounded

Praying for the Wounded The holidays can usher in emotions beyond the festive joy and excitement familiar to most. Seasons draped in Christmas cheer are not always shared when life has brought pain or loss. Maybe, like me, you have friends and family members who are missing someone for the
Posted  on December 2, 2022 0
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Prayer

Taking Your Prayers Digital

Taking your prayers digital If you are like the majority of Christian women, you pray at least once a day. And that’s a good thing. Being in the habit of prayer is a lifestyle discipline of epic proportions. It can change your day, your marriage, your children, the future, and
Posted  on December 1, 2022 0
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Prayer

Thankful for You

I could not enter this season of gratitude without acknowledging just how thankful I am for you. Each week the aim of She Prays is to encourage you, the reader, the She Yearns Community member, the woman who stops by out of curiosity, or anyone needing to be lifted up
Posted  on November 23, 2022 0
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Prayer

What Has God Done for Me?

November, especially the days and weeks leading up to Thanksgiving, is the time when many reflect more on that for which we are grateful. Pinterest oozes with ideas for family activities, transforming any environment into a picturesque event, and tantalizing recipes captured in perfection. For the believer in Christ, this
Posted  on November 18, 2022 0
Prayer

Knowing God’s Will

Knowing God’s will for your life can seem elusive. At times it feels as if there is some magical formula or secret code hidden from the woman who wants to know what to do or how to do it. But it’s not really like that in reality. The Word of
Posted  on November 11, 2022 0
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Prayer

The Purpose of Prayer

What is the purpose of prayer? Whether we realize it or not, the truth is that prayer isn’t a tool to make God do what we want. Rather, it’s an aligning of our hearts to His will instead of our own. It is through this use and purpose of prayer
Posted  on November 10, 2022 0