Tag: Trusting in God

  • Don’t Follow Your Heart

    Don’t Follow Your Heart

    The title of this article illustrates the upside-down aspect of true Christianity, compared to the ways of the world. Everything in society and social media these days tells us to “follow our hearts” to find true happiness and fulfillment, but the Bible teaches just the opposite! From The Gospel Coalition………………..

  • Letter to a Dying Believer

    Letter to a Dying Believer

    This is some beautiful writing from Randy Alcorn. And I suspect this article will be an encouragement for believing loved ones who are watching their loved ones prepare to meet Jesus. From Eternal Perspectives Ministries……………… https://www.epm.org/blog/2020/Oct/16/letter-dying-believer

  • You Have to Work to Rest If You Ever Want to Enjoy This Gift

    You Have to Work to Rest If You Ever Want to Enjoy This Gift

    The title of this article kind of says it all: That real rest in our society today does not come easily or automatically. So, it takes some work on our part to enter the rest that God has provided and gifted to us. From RickThomas.net……………….

  • Waiting on God | Articles | Two Journeys

    Waiting on God | Articles | Two Journeys

    When we were kids, we did not want to wait for our birthdays and Christmas, and if we are honest, as adults, we are not really big fans of waiting still. But God operates on His own timetable which is practically never on our schedule. Why is that? This article tries to answer that. From […]

  • This link to the article on The Gospel Coalition site looks a little wonky, but I encourage you to go ahead and click on the article title because you will find it worth it due to all of the useful links and the helpful words from singer Bethany Barnard. By the way, she wrote one […]

  • Encouragement for Parents of Adult Children Who Aren’t Following Christ

    Encouragement for Parents of Adult Children Who Aren’t Following Christ

    Randy Alcorn always writes with such sensitivity and biblical wisdom. And that is important for such a potentially painful topic as this article addresses. From Eternal Perspectives Ministries………………

  • Help! I’m Feeling Anxious About…Everything

    Help! I’m Feeling Anxious About…Everything

    Our world today is filled with worry and anxiety, and believers are not immune from these struggles. But Jesus and the apostles had a lot to say and teach about how Christians can biblically deal with worry. A really great article here from Crossway.com…… https://www.crossway.org/articles/help-im-feeling-anxious-about-everything/

  • How Death Defines Happiness — Barnabaspiper.com

    How Death Defines Happiness — Barnabaspiper.com

    Any article that references the movie What About Bob? — one of my all-time favorite movies — has to be worth a look! And it is! Death should not be viewed in the same way by followers of Jesus as it is by the world. From Barnabas Piper…………….. In the 1991 film, What About Bob? […]

  • An Explanation of Biblical Faith From George Muller

    An Explanation of Biblical Faith From George Muller

    Oh, to have some of the powerful faith of George Muller! Below is an excerpt from a sermon in which he tries to explain his understanding of biblical faith. A goal to shoot for! From ReasonableTheology.org……………

  • Have You Ever Lost Trust in God?

    Have You Ever Lost Trust in God?

    If you have, it is OK. Almost everyone has at some point or other (even David and Paul despaired of being forgotten by God!). This brief article from Core Christianity ties in with my previous article titled “Remembering to Remember.” When things get tough, and God seems distant, that is when we need to remember […]