Tag Archives: Adversity

The Weights We Carry

My precious Angel Girl went to be with the Lord five years ago today. It seems like yesterday, and yet it seems a lifetime ago—how can this be? It is strange how time has its own agenda when it comes … Continue reading

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Stumbling into Hope

The sureness of life at its peak is comforting, but as the days trickle by, we will stumble. This loss of footing may be the result of our own actions or the life events that are tossed onto our path … Continue reading

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Why the Trouble?

“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” (John 16:33) The journey I have traveled to this point in … Continue reading

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The Surface Below…

There are many who shrug off the existence of God due to the evil that has rolled through the history of the human experience. On the surface, there is a good argument for “if there is a God, how could…” … Continue reading

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The Inner Doors of Faith

8Watch out that you do not lose what we have worked so hard to achieve. Be diligent so that you receive your full reward. 9Anyone who wanders away from this teaching has no relationship with God. But anyone who remains … Continue reading

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The Sword of Assumption

A fool gives full vent to his anger, but a wise man keeps himself under control. (Prov. 29:11) There have been many times on this winding road when I have fallen prey to the sword of assumption. Fragments of idle … Continue reading

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The Promise of Good

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose. (Rom 8:28) I have lived through this scripture over the past year from the perspective … Continue reading

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