There are a lot of hard things going on in the world right now, not to mention the challenges many of us are facing personally. How do we press on when we’re feeling down and discouraged? Let’s look at God’s Word for some powerful truth and HOPE.
We all wrestle with feelings of weariness, worthlessness, and feeling unwanted. Thankfully, that’s not where our story has to end. Over 2,000 years ago, Jesus came to this earth to bring hope to the hopeless, and rest to the weary. He sees you. He loves you. He knows you by name. As Easter weekend approaches, […]
I walked off of the graduation stage believing that all my anxiety, depression, lack of happiness and the negative feelings I had experienced through grad school were going to disappear immediately. Little did I know… reality was about to hit. I have always been both a straight-A student and a planner. During my four years […]
Jenna was your average high school girl. From the outside, she seemed happy and excited about life. What most people didn’t know about Jenna, was that her doctor diagnosed her with depression. Jenna has been taking antidepressants for over a year now and seeing a counselor on a weekly basis. Deep down, she sees very […]
In 1967, after graduating from high school, Joni had her fateful accident that would change her life forever. It was a hot July day so she decided to meet her sister Kathy and some friends at the beach in Chesapeake Bay to swim. They unloaded their stuff and settled down for a fun day of […]
Every morning after my yawning, stretching, and rubbing of the eyes, I hop out of bed to see the carefully painted wood sign sitting atop my dresser. “It is well with my soul.” Those words to the familiar hymn stare back at me. As I read those piercing words, I feel a little tug at […]