Posts tagged faith
Finding a New Way To Live When Life Brings You Down - Guest Post by Jolene Underwood

There are a few people in this world who “get” you —whose heart instinctively beats like yours for healing —emotional and spiritual. Jolene Underwood is one of those people. She understands the healing journey. She has walked it herself and she has devoted herself to helping other people find the healing for which they long.

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Two Lessons About The Wisdom and Wonder of Parenting - guest post by Chip Mattis

All parents feel it —the tug between being the drill sergeant and the cheerleader, the authority or the buddy. Parenting is so hard, perhaps because in the middle of it all we question ourselves in every moment, every decision, every motive. Author, speaker Chip Mattis is an artful storyteller as well as a master of detailing the joyful, the pitiful, and the painful moments in parenting in order to help us grab hold of the beauty that we are gifted in each moment along the road toward raising our little ones.

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When You’re In The Deep And You’re Too Blind To See Anything But The Storm

Yes, the waters in the deep can be rough.  They are a vast expanse of all that is unsettled and unknown.  They stir every worry and every fear, bringing doubt and hopelessness to crest wildly at the surface.  God didn’t bring us into the deep to drown us, He brought us here to transform us.

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How To Make Anxiety Work For You Instead of Against You

We’ve all had moments where we were afraid. Fear is a natural emotion, a normal response to a real threat. We may feel afraid if someone unknown enters our home. We may feel afraid if we are in a situation where our life or wellbeing is endangered. I was afraid one night when I was driving down the interstate and a deer ran out in front of my car. I was terrified the day I stood in front of my television and watched two enormous towers fall.

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