What is the valley? Most people know of the popular Psalm 23 where it mentions the “valley of the shadow of death.” This valley is associated with hard trials we may face in our lives. It expresses the darkness, pain, and hardships we have to walk through in this fallen world. But can the valley […]Read More Can the Valley Be a Good Place to Be?
This holiday season is filled with joy and thankfulness. It feels as if gratitude for everything and everyone is seeping through the air. But you may be in a state where feeling grateful is the last thing you want to do. You may be facing serious struggles in your life. Struggles that make you want […]Read More Being Thankful for the Little Things
Poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou once said, “You may encounter many defeated, but you must not be defeated. Please remember that your difficulties do not define you. They simply strengthen your ability to overcome.” You may be dealing with a hard circumstance right now. Your life may be in turmoil and grief. Or […]Read More Your Difficulties Do Not Define You
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 […]Read More Finding Peace in the Storm