March 2, 2016

A Prayer to Combat Anxiety

“Lord, help me to practice this list in my mind and meditate on hope when I am tempted to spiral down the path of anxiety.”

November 24, 2015

Living With A Manna-Mindset

"Like the wandering Israelites who had nothing when they awoke, but knew God would shower them with honey-flavored bread in a moment, I need to trust that He will provide."

October 29, 2015

Trusting God in the Deep End

"I realize that our Heavenly Father is like this, holding us as we're in the deep end. Sometimes he lets go of our arms, but he never swims away."

September 21, 2015

Trusting God

Stand firm in the grace of God—it's the only place to find rest.

September 9, 2015

Taking Worry Under Control

"Worry is a mental plague than affects many people these days. It tends to paralyze us with fearful expectations that may never happen. It drains us from the peace and contentment that God wants us to have."

September 3, 2015

An Unchanging God In A Time Of Change

"In the midst of change, our God is unchanging. He is the same perfect, good God. When our life feels like it’s caught in a riptide, God is the steady horizon, still there even though we might not be able to see it at that moment."

April 22, 2015

Giving Up the False Hope of Control

"I needed to parse between the good control of an adult over children, and the untrue sense that I actually was or could be in control of all things."

June 10, 2013

Three Reasons Christians Worry

"And he said to his disciples, 'Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you will eat, nor about your body, what you will put on. For life is more than food, and the body more than clothing.'..."

July 1, 2012

Something Happened

Do we have to be controlled by our circumstances?