Are You Tired of Feeling Sad? [12 Tips to Overcome Sadness]

I’m tired of being sad. I’m tired of being tired. What will I do?

When life losses its luster and disappointment weighs the heart, we typically struggle with feelings of sadness. Feeling sad isn’t bad or wrong. It’s a God-given emotion.  But when sadness lingers, it can be hard to endure.
So what do we do? 
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Happiness Tip [Believe God is Working All Things For Good]

“And we know that God works all things together for the good of those who love Him, who are called according to His purpose.” Romans 8:28

Happiness Tip #2: Believe that God works all things together for good

Heartache and tragedy are all around us. Just this week our hearts broke as we watched on the news images of Notre Dame Cathedral in flames. In moments of pain, we definitely need time to mourn. Grieving is healthy, and allows time to process our pain. One of the greatest truths to cling to during difficult moments is found in the Bible, in Romans 8:28: Continue reading “Happiness Tip [Believe God is Working All Things For Good]”

Happiness Tip [Count Your Blessings]

Happiness Tips

“The secret of happiness is to count your blessings while others are adding up their troubles.” — William Penn

Happiness Tip #1: Count your blessings

Life can be tough, and more often than not, we count our sorrows rather than our blessings. The result is often a troubled heart. Continue reading “Happiness Tip [Count Your Blessings]”

A Prayer for When You Fear Dying [podcast 4.33 min]

The fear of death, at first glimpse, may not appear to be a “feel good” topic. And yet it’s probably the most comforting topic ever to be found. Why? Because someday, we will all take our last breath, and it’s incredibly comforting to know what lies after, and where we will be going. There’s no reason to fear death, dear friend. Jesus made a way for us to live with Him forever! Listen to this podcast to learn more, and be encouraged.
Click here to listen to the Podcast [Approx 4 min.]

Credits: Podcast by iBelieve.com, reading devotional by Rick Warren

“For only as a human being could he die, and only by dying could he break the power of the devil, who had the power of death. Only in this way could he set free all who have lived their lives as slaves to the fear of dying” (Hebrews 2:14-15 NLT).

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Experiencing God’s Power Through Praise [My Testimony in Dance]

God turned my sorrow into joyful dancing, as you just saw in this video, which I choreographed and danced to give God glory and testify of His goodness and love! If you’re hurting and in need of hope, I’d like to invite you to read on. This is the story behind the video (set to the music “Praise You in This Storm”), which tells how I experienced God’s presence and power through praise and worship. I pray it will be an encouragement to you.

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