Posts tagged “Grief”
Are My Loved Ones Watching Over Me From Heaven?
Do our loved ones in heaven watch over us? And are guardian angels real? This week, Pastor Mike answers tough questions from viewers like you.
Thorns protect the flowers
I never want to romanticize suffering. I take it very seriously. But I can’t overlook what God has done through suffering people. Suffering made…
When death seems to win
This year I’m really struggling with writing about Easter. For me that’s pretty weird, because I love Easter. I love Jesus. I love that…
Easter sets us free from death’s sting
Richard was on an airplane eating his lunch when he felt something land in his hair. He rubbed his head, which caused the scorpion…
All the “feels”
One thing that stands out in the last week of Jesus’ life is that Jesus went through all the “feels.” If there was a…
Finding the Light in the Darkness
Watch the entire devotional series from this week as Pastor Dave helps us see how we can find the light when the world seems so broken and dark.
How Does God Answer the Darkness?
Where is God when evil things happen? God has an answer.
Where’s Comfort After Loss?
How do you move on after suffering loss?
An Abnormal Christmas: Are You Waiting for Some Good News?
In a year filled with so much division and many challenges, it’s been painful and hard to find encouragement. But on this Christmas Day, Pastor Jeremy reminds us where we can find hope and encouragement. This year has been full of unpleasant surprises, and 2020 will conclude with an abnormal Christmas. But Pastor Jeremy helps us keep our perspective this week by looking at when an abnormal Christmas was very normal.
When Christmas is hard
Is it hard for you to sing the song “Joy to the World” right now? Maybe you’re facing a layoff or handling a family…
Keep an eye on your neighbor
Just a few days before Thanksgiving, one state’s governor faced severe backlash when she suggested that people should keep an eye on their neighbors—and…
Rest for the weary
The year 2020 has been wearisome. I don’t know that I’ve gotten more or less sleep, but politics and the pandemic have left me…