Category Archives: Inspiration

We are in this together

Living in a hostile culture where the majority of those in influence tend to ignore, mock, or actively despise the Gospel can make Christians feel isolated and insecure. We may be hesitant to speak openly about our faith for fear of derision or reprisal. Continue reading

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Keeping your balance

When I keep my eyes, my heart, and my mind centered on our unchanging God and His rock solid Word, I stop wobbling and find peace in the midst of the storm. Continue reading

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Give me patience, right now!

A year may seem like too long to wait, but if God hadn’t stepped in, I’d still be a year older and still unhappy with my body. It seems that my weight problem was actually a wait problem. Continue reading

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How childish are you?

Nowhere do the Scriptures tell us to follow God like rebellious teenagers; dragging our feet and yearning for independence. Continue reading

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Love is patient…are you?

Patience is hard, whether one is awaiting a future blessing or enduring a present trial. Being reminded that to God “a thousand years in Your sight are┬álike yesterday when it is past,” (Psalm 90:4) doesn’t help much. In fact, I sometimes resent that He exists outside the limits of time and space to which He in His infinite wisdom subjects His creation. Continue reading

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A great gettin’ up morning

Every morning is a great gettin’ up morning when we bring our fears and burdens to God and let Him handle them for us. Continue reading

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The great reward or the great taboo

find in Eternity? While we don’t wish to shorten anyone’s time on Earth, once the end is in sight looking forward with joyful anticipation must surely ease the experience. Continue reading

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Beginning to feel empathy for the first time can cause heartaches, but if we don’t pull away or force our feelings too far too fast, that initial empathy can grow into true compassion. Continue reading

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The little things are big things

Making it a habit to concentrate on the tiniest of His blessings and giving thanks to God for them can completely change one’s outlook, no matter the circumstances. Continue reading

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Light in a Time of Darkness

Light is a positive force, like heat. It radiates. Darkness, like cold, is simply the absence of that positive force. Therefore, darkness has no power of its own. Continue reading

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