Category: Outreach

I’m afraid of change

We organize our lives around our kids, our jobs, our marriage. But when those things change, it can be scary. Changes can seem like giant mountains to us in times like these. Nothing feels safe.

I feel discouraged

Discouragement is tough. We might even say that any true follower of Christ must eventually face AND overcome discouragement. There are times when it feels like Jesus is nowhere to be found. We need to see that we are not alone. Discouragement means we… Continue Reading “I feel discouraged”

I feel like a failure

Failure does not rule over us. Every person belongs to God. He created us. He cares for us. He calls us by name. Say goodbye to your old life and become something greater than yourself.

I feel lonely

God is in our lonely places. Remember Jacob? “God you were in this place, but I never knew.” If you and I care enough to help and heal our neighbors, we will see our own help and healing, too.

I feel angry

“Anger is the master that keeps us out of the world of others by locking us within ourselves.” – William Willimon Anger will not let you have peace. God will.

I feel hopeless

Where there is no faith in the future, there is no power in the present.

Happy Days!

Embrace what is true, good, and just. Those who seek wisdom will thrive and those who do not seek wisdom will not.

Can faith save you?

What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if you say you have faith but do not have works? Can faith save you? (James 2:14) We’d better get busy!

417 days

The gospel of James says we reflect God by doing. The church is where we practice our faith. We do what we believe, to become what we hope for. Who will you become in 417 days?

Unharbored

Who can rescue you from life’s storms? Who is powerful enough to calm the chaos when there is no safe harbor?