For Freedom, You Must Face A Battle

Have you ever seen the movie ‘Groundhog Day’?  It’s an older movie where a TV weatherman name Phil wakes up every day to the exact same day, over and over and over.  He keeps looping and can’t get out of it.  It drives him a little crazy. Do you feel like that?  Do you feel like you are looping in life?  Every day is like the last one.  Same fears.  Same insecurities.  Same complaints.  Same financial struggles.  And . . . Read More »

How To Destroy Worry

Don’t fret or worry. Instead of worrying, pray. Let petitions and praises shape your worries into prayers, letting God know your concerns. Before you know it, a sense of God’s wholeness, everything coming together for good, will come and settle you down. It’s wonderful what happens when Christ displaces worry at the center of your life. Philippians 4:4-7 Do you see that last part, it’s wonderful what happens when Christ displaces worry at the center of your life?  . . . Read More »

Coronavirus has created fear in me, how do I handle that?

Do you believe that God is good?  Do you believe God will come through for you?  Are you afraid of what will happen this week? Are you afraid of the next three months? We might have the right information about God and the right Bible verses that say God is good but that doesn’t mean we live like we believe it. To the core of why we fear, maybe, is because we don’t know if God is good.  . . . Read More »

Responding to COVID-19

Just a few days ago I went to the gym and was looking forward to my daughter’s Track and Field season starting.  Now we are encouraged to not even leave the house.  What happened?  It’s hard to catch up to the reality of it all.  If you watch the news, a sense of fear and worry can just overwhelm your heart. Scripture says, Don’t fret or worry. Instead of worrying, pray. Let petitions and praises shape your worries . . . Read More »

Fear

To the core of why we fear, I think, is because we don’t know if God is good. I was watching the movie ‘The Shack’ recently. I read the book years ago and loved it. As I watched the movie, I could feel the tension of the father. His three-year-old daughter was kidnapped and killed. The last thing he wanted to do was run to God because he wasn’t sure God was good. I was reminded why I . . . Read More »