Advice To Help When You’re Out Of Control & Afraid
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Advice To Help When You’re Out Of Control & Afraid

If feeling out of control and afraid were sports, I’d have Olympic medals.  It’s not surprising. Worry is fear’s counterpart and I can’t remember a time in my life when I wasn’t challenged by fear. Have you noticed most things we fear and worry about are initiated by feelings of helplessness? We feel the need…

Helpful Truth To Know About the Meaning of Worship
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Helpful Truth To Know About the Meaning of Worship

What would you say if someone asked you about the meaning of worship? Many think of worship as the time spent in church lifting praises and listening to the Word. Wikipedia says… Worship is showing regard with great respect, honor, or devotion. This may be encountered in religious settings. John Piper said… “All true worship is…

Why It’s Important for You to Pray and Surrender
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Why It’s Important for You to Pray and Surrender

How willing are you to wave the white flag of surrender and give yourself completely to God? We typically think of surrendering as admitting defeat and giving up the fight but let’s see what some dictionaries say… Proverbs 3:5–6 perfectly explains what it means to surrender our lives to God… Trust in the Lord with all your…

5 Helpful Verses to Pray When You’re Disappointed
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5 Helpful Verses to Pray When You’re Disappointed

Everyone faces disappointment. Circumstances may be disappointing. People may disappoint us. And more often than we care to think about … we disappoint ourselves. What are we supposed to do when we’re disappointed? We all know how it feels but how do we describe what it is? The dictionary defines disappointment this way: Children know…

7 Important Habits to Have Peace When You Disagree
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7 Important Habits to Have Peace When You Disagree

It’s nothing new. People have disagreed since Adam and Eve left the Garden and that has always included people of faith. Even though we want to have peace … disagreements happen. But that doesn’t mean we have to get used to them nor does mean we should accept them. Paul was inspired to challenge a…