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.
Vulnerable to Death
You don’t need to fear death.
Vulnerable to Rejection
What’s a scapegoat? It’s why you no longer need to fear rejection from God.
Forgive and learn
Perhaps you’re familiar with the saying “forgive and forget.” This concept takes its cue from God’s Word in Jeremiah 31:34: “I will forgive their…
The thing you need more than more time
I had a light bulb spiritual moment the other day. My friend and I were reflecting on the past summer, sharing struggles and spiritual…
Vulnerable to Doubt
How do you really know you’re one of Jesus’ sheep?
Vulnerable to Feeling Helpless
You may feel helpless sometimes, but you’re not helpless anymore.
Make a plan
Do you wish you were more generous? Sure you do—who doesn’t? How to become more generous is the question. You might think that more money would…
Do You Feel Vulnerable?
You’re not alone, even when you feel vulnerable.
All is well
There are things that go bump in the night that disturb our sleep. There are things that go bump in the daytime that disrupt our plans. There are…
It’s a scam
This summer, a Wisconsin woman answered her phone. A scammer claimed to be from the Social Security Administration and told the woman she would…
Can you believe it?
Among my friends, the same topic comes up every year around this time. The friends who are teachers bring it up the most: Can you…
Praying at our wits’ end
We hit our limits by getting ahead of ourselves: stretching, trying, straining, falling, adjusting, and trying again. We gain wisdom from overreaching. We learn…