When Anger Takes Over

When Anger Rears its Ugly Head Controlling my anger is something that I’ve struggled with for years.  When I was younger, I had very little control of my emotions and would often react harshly when frustrated and I’d end up wounding those closest to me. In the aftermath, I’d be overwhelmed with shame and regret […]

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God Is Working for Your Good

As I held my two-week-old newborn daughter in my arms after her mid-morning feeding, I was feeling both exhausted and content.  The incision from my c-section was healing nicely but I was still quite sore. I was having pleasant thoughts about my brother-in-law’s upcoming wedding which was less than a week away.  My husband and […]

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The Heart That Heals: A Review

“Lean not on my understanding because my understanding is very limited and finite. My limited, finite understanding is not reliable; I cannot rely on it. It is not trustworthy; I cannot trust it. I should not allow the way I feel to dictate what I do—my actions. I should only allow the truth to dictate […]

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The God of His Word

Walking in the midst of our trials, it is often difficult to believe that God will come through for us.  A mother in labor for hours, suffering from birth pains, is overwhelmed by thoughts that the ordeal will never end.  Ah, but when the moment comes – great rejoicing!  And indescribable relief. Fingernail-biting moments come […]

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Can God Forgive Abortion?

By now, if you follow my blog, you know well that I am pro-life.  A while back I wrote an article about why Christians should oppose abortion basing my arguments on biblical passages.  While I am a staunch opponent of the pro-abortion culture, I want to make clear that I believe that God offers redemption […]

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Fear: What it is, and what it does (Part 1)

I recently asked my Facebook friends what kinds of fears are commonly faced today, in preparation for this article.  Here are some of the things they said: Dying Terminal illness Failure Financial concerns Not being good enough Being alone Rejection Public speaking Phobias (ex: claustrophobia) An uncertain future Other people’s opinions Commitment Homelessness/starvation Going to […]

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