The presence of anxiety is unavoidable but the prison of anxiety is optional...(Max Lucado)
And so we can see how Satan works - he takes a weakness - in character, or attitude, and merely pours a bit more kerosene on it...
Abraham kept looking towards the sky. He kept counting the stars. The longer he lingered, the stronger he grew in faith.
...how do you exactly embrace life when it isn't exactly what you've signed up for?
Owning your life isn't about clenching your fist, gritting your teeth, or controlling every outcome
finding your voice in the elements of the harsh that releases you into showers of joy.
That sometimes when it gets really dark and we are desperate to hold on to some light...
We need the move of the Spirit to be loving. We need Him to move in our hardened hearts - to love our brothers and sisters.
...praying with confidence on your most challenging days begins with this
Post by the Husband "For they themselves report concerning us the kind of reception we had among you, and how you turned to God from idols to serve the living and true God,"1 Thessalonians 1:9 In the Western World, we may not bow down to little statues -- but make no mistake, we have just… Continue reading Challenging Our Crown of Comfort
Yet, with all the technology and all our smarts, no scientist can “cause the grass to grow”.
Whatever you are going through right now, know that not only that God understands, but that He is with you.
The gospel message isn't just a message. It has the power to transform us into the very people that we truly want to be.
To every Mama battling busy, feeling behind --- You who fight fatigue, struggle over fear, and worry about the future - We know -- mothering can strip the strongest woman thin -- and this really is a tough gig. No doubt, it brings lots of joy. But there's no mistaking it -- lots of heartaches… Continue reading A Word to The Weary Mama: *Just Come*
The shared human experience is powerful, and God put that desire in each of us to be together with other people.