I don’t like to worry, but I do. And I know God tells me not to . . .But I do! We all do, don’t we? It’s one of those yucky human afflictions. What do you worry about? I worry about my kids. I stress about my job and if I’m doing it well.… Read More A Prayer to Help Stop Worrying
Don’t Let Fear Win Every once in awhile I hear the radio announcer say, “You can trust God or be afraid, but you can’t do both.” It’s true. Yet fear plagues many of us who believe. Why is that? Is it because God is invisible? Do we fear because we’ve experienced so many problems or heartaches?… Read More How Do I Stop Being Fearful?
SOME OF THE GREATEST MEN AND WOMEN OF FAITH BATTLED DISCOURAGEMENT. One of them was Billy Graham. I love this quote from him: The fact that Billy Graham felt discouraged at times makes me feel better. If such a great evangelist who brought millions to faith in Jesus had his downhearted, frustrated, “I want… Read More 3 Ways to Battle Discouragement
It’s Hard to Forgive; It’s harder to Forget Forgiveness is almost impossible sometimes. We know we should. We want to, but the memories keep the pain alive. Unforgiveness is dangerous. It can cause sickness and stress and makes us bitter, angry people. It is the root of the problems in many friendships, marriages, and working relationships.… Read More How to Forgive and Forget
Comparison Threatens Our Destinies There’s a faint call deep within. It echoes through my mind–a siren song haunting. “Listen to me,” whispers the voice. I strain to hear more, but all I feel is a pain in my heart. Is it His sadness? Does it hurt God when I do this comparison thing? Does comparison… Read More Live Beyond the Comparison Trap