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AWAKE MICRO PRAYER

PRAYER IS AN ACT OF HUMILITY. Sometimes prayer looks a lot like God I cannot ____________ (fill in the blank)But you can! AND THIS TRUTH IS SO IMPORTANT TO OUR DAILY BURDENS. And then when the thing actually happens we’re more likely to give credit where credit is due and stay humble and gentle towards…

AWAKE MICRO PRAYER “HOW DO I PRAY WHEN I DON’T FEEL IT?”

Nerves running so high I couldn’t settle. I had no appetite. Have you experienced this kind of physical hijacking? For me it was such a nerve wracking moment. My emotions needed taming, not agitation, not more excitement. If you have been there as I was, you know what my physical body and mind needed was…

AWAKE MICRO PRAYER AUDACIOUS ASK

My dad was pushing me in our conversation. ‘TELL ME WHAT YOU NEED CHARITY. TELL ME.‘ It was one of those conversations that takes you to the edge. Where you get real. I need that kind of truth in my life. That kind of honesty. While doing a river float on the Priest River a…

AWAKE MICRO PRAYER PRESENCE

God is everywhere. And I am not always aware of it. As his family we know it however often we are like an unobservant traveler to his actual presence. He is here? I did not perceive it. It’s like the time with my girlfriends we took a trip to Florida and drove down to a…

AWAKE MICRO PRAYER WHAT’S STOPPING YOU?

ICE BREAKER: If you are in an Awake Micro Group we value conversations, icebreakers are a great way to facilitate connection. Do you have any phrases you say regularly? Is there a phrase your mom, dad, or coach, said that really stuck? Prayer is a conversation worth overhearing. There is benefit even in just listening…

AWAKE MICRO PRAYER MOVE IN GOD

ICE BREAKER: SHARE A MOVING EXPERIENCE OR STORY. I have moved a ton in my life! Even when we lived in the same area it was never the entire time in the same house. When we left our home town of roughly 18 years we had sold our house and had no place to live…

AWAKE MICRO PRAYER DEPTH AND DISTANCE

ICE BREAKER: WHAT GAMES DID YOU PLAY AS A KID? Your time with God will determine your distance of impact. WE must have depth in order to go the distance. What I mean by this is we must involve God no matter the quality of the time, emotions running with joy or not, spending time…

AWAKE AT THE LAKE SCHEDULE

April 30—May 2 Friday 5-6 p.m. ARRIVAL at the Lake House  610 S 3rd Ave SANDPOINT ID Relax, it’s Friday 7:00 p.m. Dinner  8:30 p.m. Ice Breaker What would you rate 10 out of 10? AND MOST USED EMOJI Close Tabs Exercise Worship Justine Session 1 CHARITY Chocolate Bundt Cake (gluten free) outdoor fire MAY 1 Saturday…

AWAKE MIRCO PRAYER HIS HOUSE

Being with God is like dreaming with God. This with God reality is the purpose of prayer. Seeing clearly visions full of possibility and promise expand our world. Our dreams for the future are the fuel from imagination and desire. Authors, artists, and poets master this so well. Prayer involves imagery. Joel 2 talks about…

FUN WITH BABY NELS BEDTIME STORIES FOR NELLIE

Nellie just after you were born your mama and I loved to go hiking and surprisingly she didn’t let the dust settle on the hiking trails durning the first year of your life. We would hike at least once a week usually with JP, OBIE, JONAH, AND JACY. You were in some baby hauling contraption…

A Jesus Encounter

Hey Awake, have you ever had an encounter with Jesus? It’s holy week and while reading about Jesus entrance to Jerusalem, I noticed the language In Matthew 21:5, ‘see your king comes to you gentle, riding on the colt of a donkey.’ My first encounter with Jesus happened when I was 18. HE CAME TO…