Hope for the Hurting
Anxious and worrisome feelings are contagious. Knowing who God is by reading the Bible helps us sift out the things that are untrue. People may be uncertain as to what’s going on, but God is never caught off guard. Here is a list of 12 things you’ll never hear God say.
When traumatic events cause anxiety, Exodus 20 from the Bible brings peace. The news may be overwhelming and anxiety-provoking, but all the answers to the problems we face are found in the Bible. Read more for themes from Exodus 20 that provoke peace.
When difficulties come, so often our first response is to ask “why?” The answer to “why” rarely brings peace. Can we trust God in fearful, difficult circumstances? Even when we don’t know the answer to “why?”
For most, suicide isn’t a desire to die, but a desire to be rid of the pain and sadness. From her own experience and those of the patients she serves, a clinical neuropsychologist shares 6 things to consider if you or a loved one are battling depression and having suicidal thoughts.
With all the scare and panic associated with the Coronavirus, I wanted to share my thoughts in hopes of encouraging you and your families with faith over fear. I truly am struggling to understand the panic and pandemonium surrounding the Coronavirus. Store shelves are empty of items from toilet paper to Ramen noodles. While I agree that it is good to be cautious and prepared, my heart hurts to see the extent of worry, fear, and anxiety associated with this current health scare. Read more for trusting God in all things. He’s bigger than the Coronavirus.
Shonda Whitworth never imagined she would be the mother of a convicted felon. She did all the things a godly mother would do when raising a child. But, what do we do when our dreams, visions, and hope for our lives shatters? Read more for how her shattered hope for her son’s future turned into confident hope.
These 20 Bible Verses that define your worth will remind you of who you are in Christ and what God says about you. Use these scriptures to fight back against negative thinking and settle the issue of your worth and identity. No matter what anyone else says, you are accepted by the only One whose opinion counts.
Abuse is a cruel reality in our world and in our nation. It is rampant. People sitting in our church pews are no less susceptible. To clarify, abuse is the act of injury, harm or damage to someone through manipulation, control, coercion, cruelty or violence. Human trafficking is a catastrophic form of abuse that is rampant here in our very own nation. How can you make a difference and help victims of human trafficking?
How can I know the difference between God’s voice, my voice and the enemy’s voice? Many Christ-followers have asked that same question at some point in their journey! The enemy would like you to believe you can’t hear God’s voice, but the truth is God is speaking all the time—we just have to learn to become more attuned to hearing His voice and discerning the difference between His voice and the enemy’s voice. Apply these basic principles to help you discern if the voice you are hearing is God’s or the enemy’s.
God is faithful. He uses our trials for our good and His glory. Gina Kelly shares how God used a life-threatening accident to draw her closer to Him and give her a testimony of His faithfulness for others to see. Her pain and scars speak of God’s faithfulness. Read more as Gina shares her story of trusting God during the absolute worst circumstances. God always has a plan.
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