Hope for the Hurting
As I comforted a friend who had lost her father, I thought back on hard times my family had endured. The loss of loved ones, cancer, miscarriage and more. God will see you through the storm. Read more for 3 scriptures that give hope when you don’t know how you’ll make it through.
In the case of traumatic brain injury, loved ones are often unfamiliar with the concept of concussion, much less what to expect or how to help. In such unfamiliar territory, they don’t even know what questions to ask medical personnel in order to better understand. Read more for information on what a concussion is, symptoms, healing and recovery, and ways a family can help their loved one who has suffered a traumatic brain injury or concussion.
Worry, fear, and anxiety—emotions that most of us will experience at some point in our life. I’ve certainly endured my share of anxiety, but what an encouragement it is to know that God knew ahead of time that we were bound to struggle and gave us input on how to manage it when it occurred. Read more for 40 scriptures to combat worry, fear, anxiety and panic attacks.
Father wounds run deep and because of that we often transfer the attributes of our earthly fathers to God. How do we to overcome father wounds and a distorted viewpoint of our heavenly Father? Read more here as Lisa Burkhardt Worley shares from her experience of being fatherless from birth and how she learned to relate to God as her Daddy.
Have you ever experienced a situation that left you feeling disappointed, discouraged and frustrated? Whenever life throws me a curve ball, I turn to God’s word and search for scriptures that I can put into action to change my attitude and perspective. These 15 Bible Verses on discouragement, disappointment and frustration have given me and others the ability to fight the enemy and overcome.
Just like that, every bit of life can shatter. Lisa Appelo shares how she navigated the deep grief she experienced at the sudden loss of her husband. She went to bed one night happily married and woke up the next morning an unexpected grief-stricken widow and single mom to seven kids. Lisa shares three anchors that held her during the grieving process.
In the current season, I have to wonder if perhaps our journey isn’t necessarily so much about becoming something or someone. Maybe it’s about unbecoming the things you were never really meant to be, so that you can be who God created you to be.
Read more for 9 Bible Verses about becoming who God created you to be.
As a parent of teen boys, I long to know how to raise teenagers with confidence and joy. In today’s post, Connie Albers shares what to do when your parenting style doesn’t work anymore. Read more to learn how to parent in a way that builds your relationship.
I have really come to love the sermon in John 5 about the lame man at the pool of Bethesda. In this passage, Jesus asks the lame man, “Do you want to get well?” God has shared some insights with me as I have studied that passage over the years. If you have ever wondered why Jesus asked that question, read more.
Is it possible to have a healthy body image without losing a pound or spending an hour in the gym? The real battle is not between you and the scale or mirror. Read more has Heather Creekmore shares about the root issue of body image woes with 5 ways to improve your body image this summer. Read to the end to take the FREE body image awareness quiz.
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