The Gold in the Rule

The golden rule—treating others as you’d like to be treated—doesn't work very well if you don't love yourself. A lot of hate for others in this world is ironically rooted in self-loathing beliefs, self-piteous words, and self-defeating acts. If you’ve had trouble loving yourself, chances are you haven't learned to receive all the love God …

Wait Up

“Wait” is no one’s favorite word. As far as fruits of the Spirit, patience isn't celebrated like love, joy, and peace. Based on popularity, if patience were a food, it would probably be lima beans. But patience is really one of your greatest strengths. When you read, "wait on the Lord," it doesn't mean you're …

A Psalm 90 Prayer

"Lord, refresh our souls every day with your unfailing love, so we may know true joy, a joy greater than all the days of misery. Replace the bad times with good ones. Let us experience your great acts again, and let our children see your glory. Lord, let your beautiful grace rest on us, and …

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"Lord, I don't know why everything seems frustrating, exhausting, and depressing. I'm so afraid that . . ." "Well, there's your problem."