Hope for the Hurting
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.
Unfortunately, depression is not uncommon. Many experience it, and in fact, many aren’t even aware that that is what they are dealing with. It’s estimated to be twice as likely in women. Many mothers are plagued by depression. The good news is, there is help, and there is hope. You are not alone. The best way to fight is with the truth of God’s word.
Patty Mason was a happy wife and mother with a successful career yet she was still depressed. When she was at her breaking point, she cried out to God. She shares about the journey that changed everything—her perspective on life, depression, and of God.
When we face difficulties, the best thing to do is to place our focus on the Lord, the source of hope and healing. Instead of allowing our thoughts to be filled with worry, fear and anxiety, spend time in God’s word. Stand on the truths found in these 10 Bible Verses for hope and healing. Write them down. Place them around your house so you can be reminded of God’s promises for healing.
Are you looking for a few creative ideas to fan the flame on love? Showing appreciation to your spouse is key to unlocking romance. If you long to keep the spark and sizzle in your love life, Pam Farrel shares 20 ways to tangibly express appreciation and gratitude to your spouse.
“I love you.”
Words that bring comfort, peace, and joy to our heart. Sometimes our words can fall flat and others need to see you take action and demonstrate love. These eight different ways to show love will get you started.
Meditation is more than just memorizing a Bible verse. Meditating on Scripture will transform your thinking by replacing negative thoughts with God’s truth. In today’s post, Sarah Geringer shares 3 easy ways to meditate on God’s truth that will change your thought life.
Will you be mine? That’s not only a question we might ask another this time of year for Valentine’s Day, but I believe is also the fundamental question Jesus asks each of us. Do you love a good “love story?” I think Jesus had to go through Samaria in order to show one woman just how much He loved her.
Sometimes, when we make a big, life-altering decision or leap of faith, we encounter detours. We face problems and interruptions that can make us question whether or not we heard God in the first place. We reach a crossroads in our faith journey where we can either continue trusting God or turn away from him. Read more as Abby McDonald shares how we can trust God even when life doesn’t make sense.
Are you having a hard time resuming your normal daily activities? Has your energy been transplanted by the winter sluggishness? Does it seem no matter how hard you try you just can’t find your joy in the aftermath of the holidays? You are not alone. I’ve been there. So have tens of thousands of other Americans. There is hope for combating post-holiday depression or the blues.