"Be still and know". We see that phrase everywhere; coffee cups, t-shirts, journals and more. We always interpret it to be quiet and know that God is in control. The problem comes when we know he is in control, but fail to put faith in his ability. Psalm 37:7 commands us to be still, wait… Continue reading How is Being Still a Reflection of Faith?
Why is it so incredibly difficult to trust people? Most likely you have found yourself in a place where people continually fail to meet your expectations. They let you down, they fail to follow through, and go back on their promises. So it makes sense that it will be difficult to trust people. But what… Continue reading What Does It Look Like To Trust God?
Joy in the thorns? Thorns are piercing, cutting, and can profoundly wound. They scratch at the surface of whatever or whomever they come in contact. They puncture, injure and draw blood. So how exactly are we to find joy in them? While studying 2 Corinthians 12 today, I found myself reading Paul's message about boasting in… Continue reading Joy in the Thorns?
Stop worrying! You are not accomplishing anything constantly worrying. I can't tell you how many times in my life I've heard those words. My husband is famous for asking me, "Can you change it?" Usually followed by my low mumble of a "no." "Then let it go!" He reminds me over and over again of… Continue reading What Does it Really Mean to Be Anxious for Nothing?