Category Archives: Trials

Consider Them

In Matthew 6 Jesus tells us not to worry. His teaching on this makes a reference to birds of the air and flowers of the field. We’re told to look at them and consider them. Now I don’t want to go too … Continue reading

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Paul’s Frustration

In Romans 7:15 we see that Paul is frustrated. He says he does not do the thing he wants to do; instead, he does that which he does not want to do. Now we know that Paul is not referring to being … Continue reading

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Not My Own

If you are a Christian, you are not your own (1 Corinthians 6:19). What this means is that you belong to Someone else. Jesus bought you with a price. When He hung on the cross, it was for you. Think of … Continue reading

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Misplaced Trust

There is nothing in all the world that you can completely and safely trust in except God. No person, place or thing ever has or ever will prove to be 100% trustworthy all the time. How many broken hearts, shattered … Continue reading

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Hopeful Waiting

Psalm 27:14 tells us to wait and hope for and expect the Lord. I absolutely love that verse and the Amplified translation of it. The circumstances that David found himself in when he wrote it were far from ideal. He … Continue reading

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Emotional Pain

We all experience pain from time to time and it comes to us in many different ways. The two main types of pain are physical and emotional. While both types can be excruciating, emotional pain often cuts deeper and lasts … Continue reading

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Small Signs

Have you ever wondered if God is really there and if He really cares? I mean, when you feel like you’re at the end of your rope, do you ever ask, “Where’s God?”  It’s at times like these that we … Continue reading

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Our Rock

God is described in many ways within the pages of holy writ, but perhaps one of the most profound is when He is referred to as our Rock. If you have ever been through trying times, you know full well … Continue reading

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Experiencing Trials

James 1:2-4 tells us to consider it pure joy whenever we experience trials of various kinds. I don’t know about you but that is not usually my first reaction when I come face to face with a trial. Rarely if … Continue reading

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Future Hope

There are various levels of hope that each of us must have in order to successfully cope with the numerous trials and tribulations of life. Our fallen world is replete with tragedy and sorrow, heartache and pain. We will no doubt … Continue reading

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