Tom Norvell shares an imaginary but important conversation between himself and God.
11/23/2017 by Tom Norvell
Max Lucado reminds us that Jesus longs for us to draw near to him in our times of troubles, problems, challenges, pain, and trials.
02/12/2017 by Max Lucado
Max Lucado reminds us that contagious joy is rooted in courageous joy and not contingent joy, and our courageous joy is rooted in Jesus and faith in what God did through Jesus.
02/20/2016 by Max Lucado
Rubel Shelly reminds us that being dour doesn't help any of us make disciples or friends.
08/07/2015 by Rubel Shelly
Rubel Shelly reminds of where to go in our troubling times.
01/24/2015 by Rubel Shelly
Rubel Shelly helps us think about the mystery of prayer.
03/30/2014 by Rubel Shelly
Rubel Shelly reminds us that trust in God to act is not passive, but an active life that does what is required, trusting that our difficulties and challenges are problems for God to solve.
08/22/2013 by Rubel Shelly
Max Lucado reminds us that the troubles of this present life are preparing us for something far greater.
08/07/2012 by Max Lucado
Rubel Shelly visits a kiln that fires ceramics and helps us think through the importance of purifying our imperfections.
03/30/2012 by Rubel Shelly
Tom Norvell reminds us that we will all have difficult points in our journey, but let's finish strong, especially when we find ourselves in the home stretch.
10/11/2011 by Tom Norvell
Larry Davies talks about a morning of tranquility shattered by an unexpected event with his son and then realizes that some days you are the windshield and some days you are the bug!
08/31/2010 by Larry Davies
Bill Sherrill talks about God, who is there through all the tough and also gentle moments of our lives!
08/30/2010 by Bill Sherrill
Pat Mingarelli shares more of his great photography, this time focusing on black and white images and reminding us that sometimes God meets us in the most stark of places.
07/20/2010 by Pasquale R. Mingarelli
Phil Ware shares insight on the challenges of trials and sufferings and also on the desire and passion to have God's character produced in our lives through perseverance in times that are hard and facing opponents that are challenging.
03/18/2010 by Phil Ware
Jesus has assured us that he is close to us in our most trying times
11/11/2009 by Tim Archer
Phil Ware reminds that God still has the whole world in his hands and he can get us out of our ruts and break through the barriers that hold us captive to boredom and sameness.
09/24/2009 by Phil Ware
Rubel Shelly discusses both the problem and the purpose of pain in the believer's life.
09/14/2009 by Rubel Shelly
Phil Ware continues his lifewords series on the post resurrection sayings of Jesus and considers Jesus' blessing, "Peace be with you!"
07/02/2009 by Phil Ware
Alan Garner describes a prayer and exhortation he gave at the Volunteers of America meeting and how wisdom and opportunity can be found in caring for the trials and troubles of those around us.
03/13/2009 by Alan Garner
Tammy Marcelain writes about believing, trust, and God using our struggles, weaknesses, and trials to make us people of faith.
03/07/2009 by Tammy Marcelain
Sarah Stirman reminds us that we have many reasons to give thanks, even when things are tough.
11/23/2008 by Sarah Stirman
Ron Rose writes about life's obstacles and challenges us to follow the example of others who have lived beyond their limits.
09/30/2008 by Ron Rose
Bill Sherrill connects to an old King James phrase, the latter days, and reminds us that we often don't see things clearly until time has passed and we view things from God's perspective.
07/22/2008 by Bill Sherrill
Mike Barres reminds us that life is full of hardship and curve balls, but we can learn to praise the Lord anyway.
11/04/2007 by Mike Barres
Paul Faulkner reminds us that God can bring something good out of our grief and trials.
09/28/2007 by Paul Faulkner