Living Your Dream

At a young age, children play as if they are some type of profession—a nurse, a doctor, a teacher, or whatever else. But as they grow older, these play scenarios turn into dreams. We have goals we push ourselves to. We have dream jobs that we try to obtain. We work hard. We push our…

Finding Peace in the Storm

The wind was blowing, The waves were crashing against the boat. The disciples struggled to keep the vessel above water. They were tired and weak. The struggle was too hard for them to bear anymore. The disciples woke their Master from His sleep and told Him of their troubles. The Lord spoke, and the wind…

When the Bad Things Happen

She laid on her bed as the tears fell. How could all this be happening? Not in a million years would she had thought that her life would be like this? That her family would be in such turmoil? She wondered if God was still in her life, or if He had abandoned her. Many…

Losing Self-Confidence

Self-confidence is defined in the Merriam-Webster Dictionary as having “confidence in oneself and in one’s powers and abilities.” Some synonyms of “self-confidence” are self-assurance, self-esteem, and self-trust. Self-confidence plainly means believing in one’s self and one’s abilities. But, in reality, there is really no such thing as self-confidence. As Christians, we are aware that man…

Fearless–Psalm 91:4

This world is a scary place to live in. It is full of evil and wicked people and things. We are constantly surrounded by Satan’s traps, ready to grab us and pull us into a life of despair. But, as Christians, we are able to rise above such things. When the wicked things of this…

Fearless–Job 13:15

Job was a normal man who lost it all. Everything he worked for was taken away. His children died. And God forsook him. But what made Job different was his abundance of trust. He had complete faith in God, even when He mainly tormented Job. God allowed Satan to pour bad things on Job and…

Fearless–2 Chronicles 16:9

There are many times which you may feel alone. Even if you are surrounded by your family and friends. It seems as if everyone is going a different direction, chasing different goals, believing different things. You just wish someone saw what you see. Well, there is One who does. In 2 Chronicles 16:9a it says,…

Fearless–Matthew 6:34

It is only natural for us to wonder about our future. What job we will have. Who we will marry. But we should not worry about the future. Matthew 6:34 tells us to “Take therefore no thought for the morrow: for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself. . . .” God…

Fearless–Isaiah 40:31

As humans, our flesh can rule us. We believe we know what’s best all of the time. When a situation arises we think we can handle it on our own. But in reality, we can’t. We are too weak. We don’t have enough knowledge to make the right decisions, to make it on our own….

Fearless–Hebrews 13:5-6

Would you want to help someone who never listens to you? Who thinks of himself more than others? Who never tries to spend time to get to know you? Just constantly asks for your help? This is how most of us seem to God. He is wanting to spend time with us, but we, instead,…