In this episode, we sit down and talk with author and speaker, Tracie Miles, about trusting God in difficult times, and how to find joy in the hard times. Tracie has walked through several difficult valleys in recent years. She shares how she learned to cope and find joy again.
Somehow during life’s most tumultuous times, we can forget God’s simple commands and His promise of provision. God tells us to surrender and trust Him. But, how do we choose trust over worry, fear, and anxiety?
Have you ever gone through an unanticipated difficult trial? Or, been given a medical diagnosis that turned life upside down? In this episode, I speak with my husband, Scott Bengtson, a 3-time cancer survivor, about how to maintain hope in the fight against cancer.
I say I trust God in everything. But, what does that look like? Does it mean I believe everything He says? As I’ve read scriptures, God issued a challenge to me by showing me one little word that makes ALL the difference.
“Rest.” It sounds simple enough, but when God calls us to rest, what does He mean? In Genesis, God modeled rest after His work was complete. In the gospels, Jesus drew away to rest. Over a period of several years, He taught me four lessons about finding rest in God.