Validation can be so crucial and extremely clarifying. Sometimes a conflict
can be avoided by simply validating what your spouse has said.
Sorrow for what can never be does not diminish the joy of what you have been given.
Most of us find it much easier to speak up for others, and many people won’t even do that. It takes enormous courage and vulnerability to defend ourselves — especially as Christians.
Day 338 of Bible Reading Plan – Truly understanding enables us to overcome battles in our mind as we put on right-thinking from God’s word. And it was understanding God’s word that brought the greatest joy to the people Ezra read and taught God’s word to.
Why is it when someone mentions the words charismatic or anything to do with the exercising of God-given gifts some Christians react so strongly?
Do our actions show that we are wise?
What many people will not understand about dread is just how real it is.
Depression makes of the lived experience the ultimate in a confusing reality
Jesus smiled down at the man, instantly understanding that this was not a question rooted in humility. It was based in pride.
Episode #50 – Anxiety plagues virtually everyone. Listen to see what the alternative to anxiety is.
I hate that I am part of this disgusting scene. Most sickening is the realization I did not have to be here. A prisoner to my long-term weakness.
We must recognize that God’s promise is that He will never leave us despite the storms that come our way. The promise is NEVER that the storms won’t come.
Most of my life, I have experienced a problem that many Christians (and most certainly the world) have when it comes to “feel-good” passages in the Bible. It’s what I call Dangerous Portions.
I actually would have loved for Jesus to just come and instantly heal my heart, mind, soul, and spirit all in one fell swoop. For whatever reason, that is not my story.
The intelligent boasts that there’s nothing they do not know or that there is nothing they cannot learn, but the humble admit that there’re some things they can never know.