Julia Attaway

Julia Attaway

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Julia Attaway, Seeds of Devotion blogger
Devotions for Inspiration

Devotion in Overwhelming Times

Sometimes my prayer list spins out of control and I feel overwhelmed.  Then I think, Stop. The answer is devotion, not despair.

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Friends having an argument
Friends

How to Pray for a Friend Who Has Angered You

Shifting focus from yourself to someone else can bring about unexpected healing.

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Prayers for a marriage
How to Pray

How to Pray for Perspective in a Marriage

When feeling angry at your spouse, ask God to remind you of the bigger picture. 

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Praying for others when you're scared
How to Pray

How to Pray for Others When You’re Scared

As a mom worries about her son’s possible exposure to Coronavirus, she realizes whom she must pray for.

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Unexpected twists and turns
Managing Life Changes

When God Sends You in an Unexpected Direction

What happens in life isn’t always tidy or predictable. Here are some ideas for finding peace in the midst of confusion.

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Praying for endurance
How to Pray

How to Pray for Endurance

The New York City Marathon is a reminder of a key element of faith.

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Helping a friend
Friends

When God Picks You to Solve a Problem

It might be inconvenient. It might take time out of your day. But here’s why it’s a blessing.

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Finding God at the Grocery Store
Stories of Faith

Finding God in Front of the Grocery Store

How chance encounters present us with spiritual openings.

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Is faith about having God do stuff for us?
Life Advice

Is the Point of Faith Getting God to Do Stuff For Us?

Yes, faith can move mountains, but often God hands you a shovel first.

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Going away to college
Teenagers

How to Pray for Kids Going to College

When a teen leaves for a first year in college, prayer finds a new focus.

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