Tag Archives: trusting God

Counting Every Blessing

My heart continues to ache over the ongoing, unwise—even life-threatening—choices of a loved one, who is battling mental health issues. The main gift as a writer, speaker, mental health worker, God has given to me is the gift of proclaiming … Continue reading

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Breaking Up With Fear

When I think of freedom, I often come back to the subject of freedom from fear. Not long ago, I heard a song called “The Breakup Song,” where the singer belts out a tune about dealing with fear in her … Continue reading

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He Will

Last week I wrote about God keeping His promises. I continue to contemplate this subject. Not long ago while I drove back from Vero Beach where I visited my parents, a song came on the radio through which God reminded me … Continue reading

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Hold To What God Promises

As I continue to face a difficult trial, my temptation to keep my eyes on problems instead of promises remains great. I tell others to remember God’s promises in their trails, but it seems so hard in mine. But then … Continue reading

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What Is The One Thing?

“What’s the one thing that keeps you from following the Lord?” the pastor asked on a Sunday morning during the sermon not long ago. At first I thought, this question doesn’t apply to me. Everything in me wants to follow … Continue reading

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I Won’t Give Up On My Miracle

I love when God speaks to me through songs. Recently I battled hopelessness in regard to the waywardness of a loved one. This seemed true: the more I say and the more I pray, the worse things get. The situation seemed … Continue reading

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Don’t Pass Along Bad News

“Don’t pass along the negative things she does.” This thought came to mind after a loved one told me about another loved one’s bad decisions. So I didn’t pass along what this person reported to me. The next day the … Continue reading

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