Category: Trials

30 Bible Verses for When You’re Overwhelmed

30 Bible Verses for When You’re Overwhelmed

I’m more than a month into my second year at BSSM now, and it seems like just when I got settled into a routine, the routine changed. Isn’t that so often how it works? You feel like you’re actually managing…

Don’t Give Up

Don’t Give Up

Multiple friends of mine have confided this week that they’ve been on the verge of giving up their faith in this season. They feel hopeless, worn down, disappointed, disillusioned, and angry with God. Didn’t he say he would do X,…

12 Verses for When Your Life Doesn’t Go As Planned

12 Verses for When Your Life Doesn’t Go As Planned

Years ago, I was going through a difficult season of closed doors and spiritual warfare. Every opportunity I was excited about failed. Everything that could’ve gone wrong did. I was disappointed, hurt, and confused. Even though I knew God hadn’t…

10 Books That Encouraged Me Through Chronic Illness

10 Books That Encouraged Me Through Chronic Illness

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23 Songs to Give You Hope

23 Songs to Give You Hope

Do you ever go through those tough seasons when you just feel so discouraged? Yeah, me too. I’ve walked through many a wilderness season in my life and they’re never fun. If we’re getting real, I’m kind of walking through…

Lies I’ve Believed

Lies I’ve Believed

I’m insecure. There, I said it. I don’t know that a lot of people realize just how much, but even when I try to hide it, stuff it, and fake my way out of it – there it is. I…

All Things for Good

All Things for Good

You know those days when everything seems to go wrong? I’ve had many of them before, as I’m sure you have – days, weeks, sometimes even YEARS when seemingly nothing goes right – and this past week was one of…