WISDOM FOR WHEN YOU NEED A BREAK

I think we can all relate to experiencing a place of complete uncertainty in the midst of this messy, marvelous life. From debilitating anxiety to the discomfort of not being able to plan ahead for the coming months, fear has a voice that is loud and obnoxious. Fear tempts us to doubt God's goodness and His ultimate control over the things that feel out of control in our world... Theology is complex and faith in an unseen God is mysterious... But this I know: While I can't see Him face-to-face, I can see His fingerprints ALL OVER THIS WORLD because of the work of Jesus Christ and the power of the Holy Spirit. Read on for hope + solidarity.

#10 IN THIS WORLD, YOU WILL HAVE TROUBLE…

Today, I'm met with strong emotional strife over some hard realities in my life.  I’m reminded that Jesus was clear to us in His Word that we WILL face troubles. Jesus declares in John 16:33 (from the Bible) that we WILL face trouble in this world.  He doesn’t say "You MAY face troubles" or "You …