Care Too Much About What Other People Want? Find Your Self-worth in God’s Word
July 25th, 2017

Care Too Much About What Other People Want? Find Your Self-worth in God’s Word

Hannah DeMarco

The knot in my stomach grows larger with each letter I type on my phone in the half-light glow of my bedroom. Although Im sick and need rest, I feel guilty about cancelling weekend plans with my friend. After thirty minutes of careful crafting, I ...

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Anxious About a Sick Friend or Family Member? Find Peace in God’s Word
June 27th, 2017

Anxious About a Sick Friend or Family Member? Find Peace in God’s Word

Andrew Tomashewsky

It all started with a phone call that caught me off guard. “Dad’s in the hospital, ” my sister said. “What’s wrong with him?” I asked. “We don’t know. He just wasn’t feeling right. I’ll keep you updated.” I ...

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Start Healing from a Broken Friendship Through God’s Word
June 20th, 2017

Start Healing from a Broken Friendship Through God’s Word

Hannah DeMarco

Some friendships end slowly—in missed calls, unanswered texts, and constantly rescheduled hangouts. We should hang out soon! your friend says. Yes, let’s! you respond. But the other person is never available, and so the friendship fades. Other friendships end in angry words, ...

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Proverbs to Help You Love Friends Who Let You Down
May 25th, 2017

Proverbs to Help You Love Friends Who Let You Down

Hannah DeMarco

It was Friday night, and there was nothing to do. It wasn’t supposed to be that way. It was meant to be a night of laughter, deep conversation, and good food. But three minutes earlier, my friend had texted me to cancel our dinner plans. ...

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How to Walk Through Grief with Scripture
May 16th, 2017

How to Walk Through Grief with Scripture

Laura Chan

James* collapsed this morning while running a marathon, and he passed away. Those are the words my husband whispered to me in disbelief as he pulled the phone away from his ear. The man who had stood with us in our wedding, ...

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What Does True Love Look Like?
March 21st, 2017

What Does True Love Look Like?

Hannah DeMarco

Who do you love most? To be honest, the person I usually love most is myself. I want what’s best for me . I look out for me. My choices are often guided by self-interest. But, as Jesus taught us, real love looks different. ...

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Failed Plans? Lean into God’s Word for Comfort
March 14th, 2017

Failed Plans? Lean into God’s Word for Comfort

Dottie McLoughlin

This was my day, and I was all smiles It took a holiday to do it, but our family was finally all together again. As I welcomed them all into the house, I anticipated the low hum of great adult conversation as children giggled and played quietly in ...

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