In Our Trouble

"In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”  John 16:33 Trouble.  Jesus promises us trouble.  He didn't say you might have trouble or there is a possibility of having trouble.  He tells us we will have trouble. His words are recorded at the end of chapter 16 in [...]

And Then He Speaks Peace

It had been a rough few days. They were cowering behind locked doors. They couldn't wrap their minds around what happened. Broken hearts. Trying to comprehend. But it was incomprehensible. Afraid. Afraid to move. Afraid of the future. Afraid to hope again. Then he came. The one they followed. Their leader. He could have said: [...]

When Being Thankful Seems Hard

If you look back on my last few posts, you'll discover a pattern. I've woven the word steal into my text a few times. In the article I wrote for FullFill Magazine I used the word rob--same thing. My point was to help us realize that nothing can rob our joy or steal our thankfulness. [...]