Your Struggle Has Purpose

Encouraging quote . . .

“The struggle you’re in today is developing the strength you need for tomorrow.” -Robert Tew

Be encouraged, dear friend. Your struggle has purpose. Everything happens for a reason. God has a plan, and He loves you more than you know. Hang in there!

“And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.” -Galatians 6:9

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Are You in Deep Waters?

Have you ever felt like you’re in deep waters and running out of strength to stay afloat?

Have you ever been hurt or rejected to the point of feeling like you’re drowning in pain?

Have you ever felt helpless to overcome troubling thoughts, lost in a sea of bitter memories and regrets?

Have you ever felt overwhelmed by your list of “to do’s”?

If so, take comfort in these words from our Heavenly Father God—

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Rise and Shine! [Happiness Tip 10]

Rise and Shine

“If you’re going to rise, you might as well shine.” —unknown

Happiness Tip #10: Rise and Shine!
One of the best ways to find happiness is not to seek it, rather it’s to share it. Be thankful, be generous, be helpful, offer a word of encouragement to someone in need, rise and shine and share God’s love. Continue reading “Rise and Shine! [Happiness Tip 10]”

Unwavering Worship [encouraging thoughts for those in pain]

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When physical or emotional pain feels all-consuming, it can be hard to stay focused on certain Bible truths, like “God is good”, and “God is loving and faithful.” Consequently it can be tempting to refrain from praise and worship, and wallow in self-pity or doubt. And yet choosing this course never helps. In fact it only hinders our healing. So what do we do?

We must never allow the circumstances of life to affect our worship. Rather, we must let our fervent and heartfelt worship affect the circumstances of life. It’s not easy…but it is possible, by God’s grace.

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