“Raise your hand if you currently suffer from depression.” This is the instruction that was given by the pastor, as he stood in front of the congregation. The sanctuary grew quiet. Hands began to gradually rise. People started looking around. … Continue reading Casting Out Darkness: Do Christians Get Depressed?
When I think about who I am, in comparison to who He is, it overwhelms me. I’m so undeserving of His love and His kindness, yet He pours them both into me freely. He will withhold no good thing from … Continue reading Random Thoughts of God
Up north, we endure the harsh, brutal, winters, which often include freezing winds and temporary loss of feeling in our fingers and toes. However, when it’s all over, we get to enjoy the beautiful, warm and sunny spring weather. When … Continue reading The Seasons Must Change
A lot of times, when faced with a difficult situation, only after trying everything in our power to rectify it, we turn to God. Have there been times when you have said, or heard someone solemnly say, something like: “Well, … Continue reading God Can Be Trusted
Leaving God to go back to the pleasures of this world, would be the same as leaving a feast for a hot pocket. Doing so would leave me feeling unfulfilled, unsatisfied, and downright foolish. Although I regret living a life … Continue reading The Lure Of Sin
You’re cleaning your room, and as you pick up the broom and begin to sweep, your eyes slowly turn, and look down at the floor. You pause and stop dead in your tracks. Your eyes widen. Sitting there in the … Continue reading Fearing the Unfamiliar
Has there ever been a time, when you were excited about something, such as trying a new restaurant, a new item, joining a club, or applying for a job or an apartment home? If so, how many times have you … Continue reading Believing A Bad Report