How God Sees You

I’ve been reflecting lately on how God sees me-what His opinion of me really is. Intellectually, I know He loves and accepts me, but somewhere deep down I sometimes find myself questioning what He really thinks of me and if … Read More

Worry and Trust Don’t Mix

I’ve been challenged recently that worry and trust don’t mix—they simply can’t exist together. I can’t trust God and be anxious at the same time. Paul writes to the Christians at Philippi, “Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. … Read More

Cultivate Thankfulness

The Message Bible concludes Colossians 3:15 with the words, “And cultivate thankfulness.” This apparently isn’t an option, yet being thankful doesn’t come naturally. We have to cultivate it—nurture and develop it. Thankfulness takes work, but the rewards are well worth the effort! … Read More

Hold onto Your Joy!

Even in times of deep sadness, you can hold onto your joy! “So you have sorrow now, but I will see you again; then you will rejoice, and no one can rob you of that joy.”* Jesus gave this promise … Read More

Be Still in Our Hectic World

It’s hard to be still in our hectic world! One of the enemy’s subtle and sneaky strategies is to keep us busy—really busy. And in our frantic, media saturated, always communicating world, that’s not hard. I know I’m faced constantly with needs, … Read More

Changeless God in a Changing World

When my kids were really small, for almost two years we moved constantly. Staying with different people in different cities and countries had its fun sides, and it definitely had its challenges. At that time, we weren’t even sure what … Read More

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