I read this by Tony Evans recently and while it’s not profound, I like how he separates trials from the problems we create for ourselves. “Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds” (James 1:2). Notice the Bible does not say if you encounter […]
I love Psalms 37:14: “When he (man) falls, he shall not be hurled headlong, because the Lord is the One who holds his hand”. Did you notice the verse doesn’t say “if”. Believe it or not, I find some comfort in knowing I will slip, takes a little […]
(I’m reposting this as this week has been all about anxiety, and my anxiety was at an all-time high during this particular time in my life which is why I’m reposting it during this series. I reread every word and haven’t changed a word because it was how […]
Have you ever had to deal with a difficult ongoing situation. It’s never easy. It can cause anxiety and keep us feeling unsettled. But there are some actions we can take that will bring relief.
When we’re feeling anxiety, fear, sadness, etc, it’s good to have a pre-determined plan to deal with them. Otherwise, we let things fester. Here’s what I do: (I am re-posting this for myself today as much as for my followers. I’ve edited the original and added some new thoughts.) […]