Category: Faith and Life

Christians Cannot Avoid Being Hated

Christians Cannot Avoid Being Hated

In a world full of hatred, we cannot avoid being hated.

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5 Prayers to Pray When You Feel Overwhelmed

5 Prayers to Pray When You Feel Overwhelmed

Feeling overwhelmed? There are “a million” reasons to feel that way: too much to do, too many problems, too much sickness, too much clutter, too many responsibilities, too many decisions to make. Or just the feeling that comes along with depression or anxiety (regardless of what’s going on outside of you).

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A Psalm I Treasure

A psalm I treasure in a weary, frustrating season of life.

I first published this in the summer of 2013. This was an especially meaningful Psalm to me at that time. I haven’t reread it in a while ~ but maybe I should! I hope it’s a blessing to you too. Maybe you are in a similar weary, frustrated season and this will be a Psalm you can treasure as well.

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Twenty Bible Promises for Discouraged, Sinful Christians

Bible promises for discouraged, sinful Christians.

Tired of messing up? Discouraged by your attempts to live the Christian life? Overwhelmed by your sin?

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Scripture Prints for the New Year

Scriptures prints for the new year.

Renew. Refresh. Restart. It’s a new year! January is a time of reflection and planning. With that in mind, I’ve created some simplescripture prints for you (and for myself!).

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One Reason Why It’s So Hard to Be Like the Proverbs 31 Woman

One Reason Why It's So Hard to Be Like the Proverbs 31 Woman (and why you may be missing the main point).

  Enter the Proverbs 31 woman. Enter thousands of women trying to be her. Enter a good deal of failure.   Are you trying to be a Proverbs 31 Woman (or preparing to be in the future) and not doing so well?  Me too. 🙂       The Virtuous Woman of Proverbs 31   …

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Bible Reading: The Story of the Birth of Our Lord

Bible Reading: The Story of the Birth of Our Lord

Do you want to bring Bible stories alive for yourself and your children? How about a dramatized reading of the Christmas story?

Great for adults or older children, Bible Readings are designed for family worships and private performances at home (but they’re also great for churches!)

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Mini Bible Reading: Moses and the Burning Bush

Mini Bible Reading: Moses and the Burning Bush

Want to read Bible stories together? In “parts?” Here’s a mini Bible reading from the book of Exodus, the story of Moses and the Burning Bush.

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10 Ways to Wound Your Child’s Heart

10 Ways to Wound Your Child's Heart

Not because that’s on your to do list, but because it often ends up being on parents’ “did” list whether they realize it or not.

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If It’s Worth Doing Well . . .

If It's Worth Doing At All, It's Worth Doing Well: What the Adage Didn't Tell You

“If it’s worth doing at all, it’s worth doing well.” But is that all there is to it?

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