Moments of Panic

We all get that panicked feeling in our gut at times.  It’s normal.  What we do with it though may not be normal.  If we always spiral out of control our faith needs a little work. Faith is work.  Those who expect to just wake up feeling spiritual […]

Winning the War Against Worry

So many never advance beyond a teenage level of faith.  They feel they must understand everything in order to do it.  That they must give their opinion and have a say and know everything that’s going on.  Teenagers tend to argue with authority and they get so emotional. […]

Do Nothing Out of Fear

Do nothing out of fear.  Don’t listen to your feelings or emotions.  DECIDE to Trust God and do things His way no matter what.  Obedience brings blessings.  Hold the line and STAND in faith.  Cry out to Him for more strength to help you be steadfast in your […]

Coping with Disappointment

  Life definitely has its highs and lows.  During the lows we sometimes put too much hope in worldly opportunities, things and relationships.  It’s as if we are desperately searching for a lifeline we can see.  We forget God is always right there beside us.  We are truly […]

Don’t waste your NOW!

Don’t waste your NOW.  Why didn’t God give us control over our past or the ability to predict the future?  Why won’t He let us see what’s going to happen next week, next month or a year from now?  The answer is found in a pause.  Just stop […]

Where is God?

Years ago I read a story about Mother Teresa that had a profound impact on my life.  Many were waiting for the release of her personal letters.  They believed that hidden in the pages were divine insights.  However many were disappointed as the letters were found to contain […]

The Darkest Hours

The darkest hours are those moments when everything is just too much.  Prayer doesn’t seem to help.  Studying the Word of God doesn’t bring peace.  Talking to Christian friends yields no results.  You need immediately relief from a storm that has reached hurricane levels in your life.  What […]