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Life’s Challenges

Jesus said, “In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” We have a Savior who knows our struggles and knows our pain, and he will give us the strength to persevere and trust his will for us.

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Life’s Challenges

Why Is This World Full of Trouble?

God didn’t tell us to expect an easy life in this world. But he did promise there would be trouble—and tell us how to overcome that trouble.

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Why Does God Allow Suffering?

Why does God allow you to suffer? There’s one particular way he promises to use all your suffering and all your hurt.

Life’s Challenges

Living with loss: A spouse

Do you have the idea that your life as a Christian is just going to get better and better? That one by one your…

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The problem with coping mechanisms

Each day seems to bring a new announcement or policy concerning the pandemic that challenges our normal way of life. At the church where…

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Determine Your Worth

How do you determine your worth? Especially to God?

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Wiping away our tears

In the movie Inside Out, when Riley’s family moves from Minnesota to San Francisco, Riley is miserable. The whole point of the movie is…

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Keep the Faith: GOD Knows

Are you afraid of the wrong things? Are you stressing out over medical diagnoses, money, and what others think about you? Jesus taught that these worries only affect 0.0000000001% of our lives. And instead, we need to focus on what really matters.

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Navigating This Season of Wandering

Watch the entire devotional series from this past week as Pastor Matt reminds us that we can still find certainty during this season of uncertainty and wandering.

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Where Is God as I Wander?

How do you find certainty even when you’re wandering through these uncertain times?

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How to Be More Patient

Are you struggling with patience right now during this season of uncertainty? Pastor Matt helps you remember two important things to combat impatience.

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How to Deal With Anger and Frustration

In this season of wandering, what do you do when you feel emotionally exhausted and frustrated? Pastor Matt shows you where you can stop and find rest.

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Who is your real enemy?

In the book Catching Fire, Katniss, a tribute, is about to enter the arena for the second time when her mentor, Haymitch, offers some…