Christmas is marketed as the most joyful time of the year! But it’s also a time when you might feel extra lonely or may be grieving the loss of a loved one
We get to be generous with our encouragement to those around us because we serve a truly generous God.
Through a simple social media post, Josh reminds me to have a heart of gratitude, whether it be for big stuff or little stuff.
Nothing turns us into bitter and unhappy people more quickly than an ungrateful heart. That’s why I am excited to be taking us on a 10-day journey towards thankfulness as we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving.
So often we cry out wondering why God would let us endure such pain – without realizing we are the ones with hair in our hands.
God will allow five things to go wrong in your life so that perhaps one great thing can come to fruition, according to His plan. He is always present, guiding you through His Spirit, but our eyes are so often fixated on all the messy wrongs surrounding us that we often lose sight of His sovereignty in the minor details of our life.
The We are Messengers’ song “Maybe It’s Ok” really speaks to my heart. Every time I hear it, I am struck by a different line.
If you’re asking yourself, “Is this really what I’m made for?”, my prayer is that these words provide a bit of a compass toward the answer for you.
The spiritual parallels between the this and our life with God are endless. It’s the clearest picture of His mercy and grace washing the guilt and shame away completely.
Dry spells are moments when we doubt God’s presence in our lives. We may cognitively know that God is always near, but we struggle to truly feel His presence.