Good Day

I wrote yesterday about agreeing with what God is saying about you, but it can’t hurt to say it again. Long before the sun came up (‘cause I’m old and I get up early), I asked God if today will be a good one. He answered my heart, “I am good, and I’m always with …

Faith Responder

You can't afford to think differently about yourself than God does. Your circumstances and feelings are real, but pain, loss, fear, and anyone else's opinions of you don’t get to define who you are unless you let them. You’re the completely loved child of God, and you get to live confidently, powerfully, joyfully, and free, …

Strength to Process

Hurt people hurt people, and healed people heal people. And every day—sometimes every hour—it’s up to you which process you're going to live in. But before that thought becomes overwhelming, renew your mind and encourage your heart by remembering you’re never alone in this, and completing it doesn’t rely on your strength. “I’ve learned to …

Count It

"Count it all joy when you are surrounded by circumstances that test your heart" (James 1:2). This isn't a "fake it 'til you make it" verse. There isn't one. "Count it all joy" means you're empowered by Jesus to live in joy despite difficult circumstances. The enemy would much rather you let him help you …