We are not created to live life all on our own.

Life is tough and we face many things that can wear us down. There is no way around this…. but it doesn’t have to keep us down! Psalm 55:22 So here’s what I’ve learned through it all: leave all your cares and anxieties at the feet of the Lord, and measureless grace will strengthen you.…

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Christians: When Life Sucks– Refocus

What can we do when life sucks: when life is far from how we want it, when we just can’t take one more thing? We need a new way to focus our attention. What I am going to suggest may take a lot of effort. You may have to recommit to it several times throughout…

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God’s Not Done With You

During this pandemic I think we forget sometimes that life is still going on for people outside. Loved ones are sick. Loved ones are dying of natural causes or tragedies “before their time”. Loved ones are addicted. People are homeless. Mental illness is ramped up right now. How will bills get paid? Who is telling…

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You have been chosen! You are called and loved by God.

Are you walking around this life feeling lost? Unloved? Unseen? You are none of those things. There is one who knew you before you were born and anxiously wants to love you. I believe that scripture speaks best for itself. Repeatedly it points out that we are chosen by God. This post will be Scripture…

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Encouraging Christian Quotes about Life and God

Encouraging Christian Quotes about Life and God Taken from Biblestudytools.com “The Christian life is not a constant high. I have my moments of deep discouragement. I have to go to God in prayer with tears in my eyes, and say, ‘O God, forgive me,’ or ‘Help me.’” –Billy Graham “Remember who you are. Don’t compromise…

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Sunday Reflections Hymn: Leaning on the Everlasting Arms

What a fellowship, what a joy divine, Leaning on the everlasting arms; What a blessedness, what a peace is mine, Leaning on the everlasting arms. Refrain: Leaning, leaning, safe and secure from all alarms; Leaning, leaning, leaning on the everlasting arms.   O how sweet to walk, In this pilgrim way, Leaning on the everlasting…

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Discouraged? Focus on God’s Word

My discouragement is a choice right now. It doesn’t feel like it but I have read enough self-help books and articles to know that it IS a choice. Something painful to accept happened yesterday. I do not like it one bit. But people are allowed to make their own choices. Then I get to CHOOSE…

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If You Can Believe

Guest post from He Has You. A further take on prayer for us. I hope you enjoy. ~ Kate He Has You I am most blessed to be the son of parents who are intercessors and believe in the power of God. In our family we pray much for each other and in so doing…

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The Prayer After The Audacious Prayer

We’ve all been there. After praying feverishly about something big and audacious, God sometimes gives us exactly what we asked for. Whether we’ve been granted permission to adopt a child, been given a promotion into management, or been selected for a full-time overseas mission, being a good steward with God’s trust becomes paramount. That’s why…

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What Do You Pray For Concerning Yourself?

What Do You Pray For Concerning Yourself? Why do we struggle? Let’s ask God – the giver of all good things—to intervene in our lives. I was listening to a Dr. Cindy Trimm video a few months back. She had an interesting list of things to pray for –for ourselves. I would like to share…

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