Where are you in your daily / moment-to-moment trust with the Lord today? Are you trusting Him with the little things, as well as the big? Or maybe you trust Him with the big decisions, and micromanage the small things in life? Do you think that you have the strength to truly “Trust Fall” into God?
Learning to find gratefulness in the middle of the Christmas season is harder said than done for some — but are we finding ENOUGH gratefulness? Read this article and listen to this quick insight podcast, only 16 minutes long, to find 4 places we can gain more gratefulness in our lives…
Abortion is, more than not, a self-centered mindset of “what’s good for me is best” — not a selfless will to give another separate life a chance to survive, even if that life is given up to be adopted by another family. Choosing selfishness over life is not love. If you think it is love, and that the choice to be able to take life should always be left up to the individual carrying the child, then your view of love is skewed.
Not too long ago, we were able to celebrate with our friends that they were soon to be parents to Baby #5! This time it was going to be a girl! … All of their kids are adorable and we were excited to join with them and welcome their precious bundle into the world. But, a couple of months later, we heard that this was not going to be a normal pregnancy, but rather a high risk one. That is never easy to hear — but hey — we have a Big God! … We’ve heard many people who go through this and it all works out in the end. But, as it turns out, this one was not going to be so straightforward as bed rest to keep one’s blood pressure down.
I was chatting with a friend at work the other day about how things were going in his life, mostly shooting the breeze… Expecting this to be a simple, casual conversation of “Hello, how are you?” (while I get my coffee in the break room) to be no more than passing… And then God entered in.