I've been praying fervently for God to help me accept the loss of my mom and for him to help me let go. As I do that I notice that I become more afraid and anxious. Why am I so afraid and why has the anxiety intensified? What is this feeling and why is this… Continue reading Acceptance
What is anger? Why do we get so angry at something or someone that we feel has done us wrong? Did they intentionally mean to upset us? Did they intentionally mean to break our hearts and cause sadness to fall upon us? Were they really trying to hurt us? My mind raced with a million… Continue reading Why was I so Angry?
Can you believe that I fell and hurt my knee. There was a big bug flying towards me and instead of facing it and crushing it with my shoe, I ran from it and in the midst of my running I tripped over my feet and fell on my knee. It was scared pretty… Continue reading He Binds Up Our Wounds
Sometimes it's hard to see the light when your mind and heart is consumed with darkness. It's hard to see the brighter side. How can I have hope when everything around me is screaming despair? Look again? What exactly am I looking for? Why should I believe that this time things will work out?… Continue reading Look Again…
Fighting seems bad. Fighting hurts and can leave you bruised and scared be it physical or verbal. It seems confusing. Why should I fight? Why do I have to defend myself? Life should not be this hard and tiresome. I should not have to resort to violence. These are the thoughts that flood my… Continue reading Stay In The Fight…
The world is chaotic. There's evil all around us. It's hard to do good when all you see is bad. We see bad things happening on the news. We hear of bad things happening on the radio. We read about bad things going on in our local newspapers. How can I have peace… Continue reading Seek Peace and Pursue It
Are you spending too much time dwelling on your hardships, difficulties and your troubles? Do you feel burdened and afraid by the circumstances that life has dealt you? If so I know exactly how you feel. There are many things that we go through in life that leaves us feeling hopeless, helpless and afraid.… Continue reading How do I trust God when life hurts?