When Joe taught intercessory prayer at his church years ago, he realized the importance of making sure your prayers were getting answered, which means he needed to know how to pray.
One of the first places he started his study was what he calls the famous prayers. If you’re going to study prayer, he thought, you might as well start with what Jesus prayed. He is our example, so listen in as Joe shares on some famous prayers in the Bible and why they matter to us.
Did you know that there are hindrances to prayer?
That’s what the Word of God tells us.
Watch as Joe shares three hindrances to get cleared up in your prayer life.
Have you ever faced a situation where you didn’t know what to do?
We have all been there where something happened that you didn’t see coming and you are left questioning what happened.
The answer you need is found in God’s Word. Watch as Joe shares some encouragement [on a windy afternoon] from that Word to help you as you move forward.
Are you believing a lie when it comes to your marriage relationship?
It’s possible. That’s what we call a marriage myth. Those are the commonly held beliefs that have a surprisingly big impact on your relationship if you buy into them.
Maybe you think that you’ve fallen out of love, or perhaps that other people just married someone better than you did, and it’s impossible to have what they have. There are dozens of these myths and they are sneaky how they get into our thoughts. And once we think about them enough, we’ll start to believe them, and begin to act on them. It’s like a self-fulfilling prophecy.
In this How-To clip, Joe is talking about how to avoid the common marriage myths and replace those lies with the truth!
At first, trying to have a daily devotional time with young children can cause feelings of frustration or failure because your children don’t seem to be getting it or you’re not sure you’re even teaching them the right things.
You need to realize one thing about teaching first, and that is that it’s like planting a seed where a lot goes on underneath the surface before you see the growth. Keep planting the seed of God’s Word every day and you WILL see results. Continue reading…
Wrong thinking isn’t a one-time deal, it’s a pattern. In order to break the pattern, you have to establish habits of right thinking.
Did last year turn out like you hoped it would?
We all have high hopes around the beginning of the year, but often life gets busy and before we know it time has passed, but nothing much has changed.
There is one thing that will help you make this year better than last year and that’s what we’re talking about in the first episode of our monthly web series, Building Stronger Families with Joe McGee.
This new web series will walk you through how to make this year better than last year, how to start telling yourself the truth, and tools to help you start today!
Do you know how to tell the difference between a lie and the truth?
If you’re not sure, you need to watch this How-To clip. The enemy’s number one weapon to use against you is the lie and the only way to combat a lie is with the truth. When you’re being bombarded by lies, it is easy to start believing them if you aren’t telling yourself the truth.
[Share this Friday Funnies with a friend]
In this Friday Funnies clip, Joe shares how he and his wife had to work on their patience with the blending of football season and listening.
Remember, that your spouse is a gift from God and the game is temporary.
[Watch this Friday Funnies and be encouraged.]
From our family to yours, Happy New Year!
Let’s start the year out right by putting our focus on what should be our top priority.