Category Archives: Marissa Dodgen

When Gratitude Is Difficult

We knew when we approached this series, that it would be tough for each of us. We knew we would be walking into uncomfortable territory and dissecting those dark, lonely areas, that the enemy wants us to keep hidden. Those places were our faith is the shakiest. And we were right. So far, our team […]

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Prayer: How Should I Pray? (Part 2) || Marissa Dodgen

Monday we studied what is referred to as the Lord’s Prayer in Matthew 6:9-13. You know the one… “give us this day our daily bread”. We took it apart & looked at what the different portions of the prayer talked about. So real quick, let’s review: Verse 9: Worship/recognition/reverence/respect for God almighty. Verse 10: Belief […]

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Prayer: How Should I Pray? || Marissa Dodgen

How should we pray?  When I first thought about this question, the Lord’s Prayer in Matthew 6:9-13 was the very first thing that came to mind. I mean, these are the words of Christ Himself. If they were enough for Him, shouldn’t they be enough for me? But as I thought about it more, I […]

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Jonah – Our Story || Marissa Dodgen

Jonah. The guy swallowed by a whale. That is probably the extent of what many of us know about Jonah. He was swallowed by a whale, spit on the shore, and then went and told that people of Ninevah whatever it was he was supposed to tell them. If you’re a Veggie Tales watcher, you […]

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David & Goliath – Our Story || Marissa Dodgen

As with all the stories we have talked about so far, the history of David is important to the full story of David & Goliath. The full story is found in 1 Samuel, and David’s story starts in Chapter 16. But before we jump into reading, I need to say this: we are all busy […]

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