Blog Archives

Jul 27, 2021 08:00am

Turn Stress Into Worship

The best plan for your future is to forget about a plan and focus on God’s provision.

132 Views
Jun 24, 2021 08:00am

When God’s Plan and Your Plan Don’t Match

The pleasures of this world will never satisfy, so allow God to take control.

1265 Views
Apr 16, 2021 08:00am

Bible Heroes and Their Fear of Failure

Anxiety often comes as a result of our fear, specifically the fear of what should happen in the event that we fail.

773 Views
Dec 22, 2020 08:00am

Finding True Joy Means Looking in the Right Place

If you are running low on joy, take a minute and reflect on this amazing truth . . .

1592 Views
Dec 08, 2020 08:00am

From Bitterness to Blessing: The Story of Mara

Hope is a choice and we can go to its source and allow ourselves to be filled.

325 Views
Nov 11, 2020 08:00am

Before the Holidays Hit, Read This

As holiday stresses pile up, choose to be still instead of be overwhelmed.

325 Views
Nov 05, 2020 08:00am

3 Things to Remember About Your Fears

God has created order from chaos since time began, and he continues to do so today.

738 Views
Oct 10, 2020 08:00am

The Struggle to Quiet Your Anxious Thoughts is Real

Depression is a reality no matter what the cause, but God offers relief and quiets your soul.

544 Views
Sep 18, 2020 08:00am

Gratitude During This Time of Anxiety IS Possible

When I was a kid, I loved to watch the Tigger movie. Tigger was always full of excitement and wonder […]

1060 Views
Aug 25, 2020 22:12pm

Why Would God Allow Brokenness?

Like an eggIt cracksAnd then everythingYolk and allSpills out Until the shell emptiesAnd only the shell remains There is nothingUntil […]

1942 Views
May 18, 2020 08:00am

What The Destructive Power of Fear Does to Us: Part Two

I suppose the first question you might ask me may be, “Why should I want to conquer my fears?”  And […]

550 Views
May 06, 2020 08:00am

Feeling Wilted? Grow Some Roots

There once was a soybean farmer who was interviewed for his great harvest.  Despite difficult growing conditions, he had managed […]

601 Views
Apr 24, 2020 08:00am

When Fear Knocks You Down Like a Tidal Wave

If you are anything like me, you worry about what you cannot control.  You worry about things out of your […]

663 Views
Apr 14, 2020 08:00am

What the World Needs Now is Community, Sweet Community

I need community. You need community. People all over the world may not call it that, but they need community. […]

593 Views
Mar 23, 2020 08:00am

Defeating the 3 Cousins: Fear, Worry, Anxiety

Fear, worry, and anxiety are all cousins. Fear is our reaction to something that intimidates us. Worry is what happens […]

656 Views
Mar 13, 2020 08:00am

Chaos of the Heart: Who’s Really in Control Here?

I recently read, “Heart chaos is the result of a worship disorder, not circumstances”. You see, my world is anything […]

508 Views
Feb 24, 2020 08:00am

4 Ways to Climb out of the Pit of Despair

In the movie Princess Bride, the heroic Wesley finds himself trapped and tortured in the “Pit of Despair.” He is eventually […]

754 Views
Jan 08, 2020 08:00am

When Godly People Get Depressed

I recently wrote the following tweet, and it received a lot of reaction. Good people get depressed. Godly people get depressed.  […]

615 Views
Nov 04, 2019 08:00am

Are You Spiritually Dehydrated?

Sometimes life can be completely and utterly exhausting. I’m talking stress from work, family, or money issues to being mentally […]

599 Views
Oct 17, 2019 08:00am

Six Ways, Single Mom, to Embrace Your Story

We’ve all done it. Stayed up late folding laundry or baking cookies or otherwise serving our kids.   We’ve also not done it. We’ve been […]

545 Views
Aug 16, 2019 08:00am

Ten Ways to Survive & Thrive in College

by Yalanda Merrell Thinking back to my college years, I’m reminded of . . .  long nights staying up late […]

640 Views
Feb 20, 2019 20:13pm

The Need for Purpose-Millennials Part Two

It was just supposed to be a casual drive from home to visit a friend a few hours away. But […]

1076 Views