Day Four

Day four started easier than I had hoped but ended in a state of stress. The challenge of the day was centered around sacrifice. Not just dwelling on the ultimate sacrifice of Jesus shedding His blood of us but personal sacrifice that we make for others. It had me thinking, “I don’t really sacrifice a lot.”…

Day Three

As great as the past two days have been, I am not invincible. Today was a reality check. I haven't been as safe as I could have been. It's one thing to say I don't fear anything but the Lord, yet I need to remember to have common sense and street smarts when I speak…

Day Two

I wasn't prepared for what God was going to show me on day two. The challenge of the day was to listen to God. To spend your day refraining from talking at Him and instead just listen. I was curious. I try to listen to Him as best I can but most of the time,…

Day One

I set out on my first day. I went to breakfast around 7:30am, cracked open the book, and began reading. The title of the first challenge read: How to Abide in Jesus, followed by a list of ways that the narrator abides in Jesus. Preceding this, the narrator spoke on how they give Jesus a…

30 Day Prayer Challenge

Let me introduce myself. My name is Vanessa Woods and what I am planning on doing is a prayer challenge, as if the title didn't tell you that already. I was recently perusing my local thrift shop for new books and trinkets to bring back to my dorm room in the city, I study theology at…