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Posts Tagged: is God faithful

When is it Good to Look Back?

We hear mixed messages about looking back at our past. Some voices warn against it. Remember the story about Lot and his family? Angel voices urged them not to look back as they fled Sodom before God destroyed it. “Run for your lives!,” they cried. “Do not stop anywhere in the valley. And don’t look… [ read more ]

3 Keys to Surviving Life’s Hard Stuff

Life is flat-out hard sometimes. Stuff happens when we least expect it, and it can send us into a tailspin or drive us to our knees. Sometimes that stuff lingers much longer than we’d like. We tie a knot and hang on for dear life, but fear threatens to slip our grip. I’ve experienced “stuff”—like… [ read more ]

Why We Can Face the Future with Confidence

  But I am trusting you, O LORD, saying, “You are my God!” My future is in your hands. Psalm 31:14,15   “Doctors suspect I have Parkinson’s disease,” a friend said as we washed and dried dishes after a recent dinner party. Her hands noticeably trembled.   Hands are an interesting study. Some are youthful… [ read more ]

How Has God Helped You?

  Happy Monday, all! I’m a bit preoccupied this week with helping to host an evangelistic family camp in Poland, so pardon the lack of a written blog. In its place, I’m sending you a verse on which to meditate this week. How have you seen God help you in the past? Recall His faithfulness… [ read more ]