Category Archives: discouraged

When life gets tough, God gives you scriptures to live by

No doubt about it, life can get very tough.  You can become ill, lose your job, lose your home or lose your precious feeling of being safe.  Seems like you are always in crisis mode.  It’s at times like these … Continue reading

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It’s true! You really can recover from spiritual abuse, disillusionment and disappointment.

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Slogging through life is tough, but God makes a way

No question that life can sometimes be tedious.  It can be boring.  It can be discouraging.  Spiritually, you do the same old same old day in and day out with no seeming positive reinforcement. Sometimes, I picture people like Noah … Continue reading

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Being a prisoner is tough, but God makes a way, #2

May God grant you the peace that comes from embracing the wonderful, encouraging words in Psalm 9:9-10!  We know you seek Jesus daily and perhaps many times during the day.  May you feel His embracing presence in your life as … Continue reading

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Being a prisoner is tough, but God makes a way

There is absolutely nothing and no one that can separate you from God or His love.  Because Jesus was imprisoned before His crucifixion, He understands what you are going through.  During that time, He experiences emotional and physical pain as … Continue reading

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Care giving is tough, but God makes a way, #2

Jesus is our friend indeed!  He wants us to share our burdens and even give them to Him and, in return, He wants us to share and bear His, which He says are lighter.  Could it be that they are … Continue reading

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Care giving is tough, but God makes a way

God is pleased with your acts of love and service.  He knows you give of yourself with your whole heart, and He knows sometimes you feel downright burdened and overwhelmed. God wants you to take care of your own needs, … Continue reading

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