Day 21– You Made It!

You made it to the finish… but really this is just the beginning! You’ve started a great habit of praying each morning, keep it up! Prayer is what Jesus lived by.  Prayer is what we’re told in the scriptures to never stop doing.  Prayer drives back the devil and brings peace to our souls.  Prayer moves the heart of God. …

Day 19–Freedom

Prayer Focus: Personal Freedom and deliverance, breakthrough in every area Theme Verse: “No weapon formed against you shall prosper” Isaiah 54:17 ​Why did Jesus go to the Cross? After all, even though He was fully God He was also fully man. He understood that He was about to experience the most painful death that the world will ever see, and …

Day 20–Zucchini Salad Recipe

One more new Daniel Fast Recipe that my family enjoyed!  Check it out: Zucchini Salad Ingredients: 2-4 Zucchini made in to “Zoodles” — I make my own in a spiralizer but you can purchase them Zoodles at larger grocers already “spiralized” To make the Sauce puree in a blender the following:  2-4 peeled magoes, 1 avocado, juice from 3 limes, …

Day 18–Be A Party Starter

WE ARE THE LIGHT of the WORLD – Be a party starter. Our Prayer Focus today is for our place of influence – our home, neighborhood, workplace, community, our kids’ school – wherever you can be a light. Matthew 5:13-14 says this “You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be …

Day 17– Living Your Dream

    Are you living your dream— or just living your life? In his book, The Dream Giver, Bruce Wilkinson tells a parable about a character named Ordinary who lives in the Land of Familiar.  Ordinary struggles leaving Familiar to pursue his Big Dream.  Only with the help of the Dream Giver does Ordinary begin the hardest and yet most …

Day 15–Reaching the Next Generation

Today’s devotion was shared by Adam Dorband: Psalm 119:9,10 9 How can a young person stay on the path of purity? By living according to your word. 10 I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands. Do you remember when you were 13? Do you remember when you were 16? Do you remember …

Day 14– Vanilla-Date “Ice Cream”

Halfway through the Daniel Fast, my family was craving something sweet.  This healthy, dairy-free ice cream hit the spot and with only 4 ingredients, is naturally sweet and creamy.  It takes a little preparation but oh so worth it! Ingredients: 1 cup medjool pitted and softened by soaking in hot water for 5 minutes, then drained 13.6 oz can full …

Day 13– We Are His Gifts

Marie Dudrey shared today’s devotion. What are some of the things in life that weigh us down… the things that can rob us of our joy? Here are a few things that might come to mind… jobs, family, being a parent, being a spouse, relationships with all people, finances, suffering, experiences from our past, unforgiveness, regret… In these times, there …

Day 12–Building a Strong Family

  Today’s devotion shared by Marie Dudrey, Director of Children and Family Ministry at Summit Church When you drive down your street, more than likely, you can’t tell the difference between where the wise and foolish families live. It’s only if you get to know your neighbors or are invited inside that you can start to tell what a family’s …

Day 11–Leadership Development

Today’s devotion was shared by Summit staff, Brady Wright. Prayer Day 11 Prayer Focus: Growth Trek, Dream Team – leadership development, covering over every leader, fresh vision Theme Verse: “And I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ” (Philippians 1:6) Have you ever …