Hope When It’s Hard

We must regain a redemptive view of hardship in the West. There’s a subtle, pernicious lie in western Christianity that if you are pleasing to God, you will not suffer.  In fact, God will give you wealth, health, and prosperity if you just follow Him. With this view, as soon as life doesn’t go our…

Nobody Stands Alone

“I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone. It’s not. The worst thing in life is to end up with people that make you feel all alone.”-Robin Williams I talked this weekend on Exchanging Loneliness for knowing we’re Never Alone, and it struck me again how important it…

Heart Scan – Part 3

The real danger of unhealed wounds is not the wound itself, but what it makes us susceptible to believe. In the last two entries, I talked through identifying wounds and allowing God’s healing. Really, identifying evil agreements we’ve accidentally made should be done simultaneously. I’ve listed resources to help with this down below. What are…

How to Detox – Your Brain?

I asked my friend Sheeri Mitchell to do a post on a program that really helped her with those evil agreements I blogged and spoke about last week.  Enjoy…she’s an excellent writer. As the advantages of maintaining a fit lifestyle at every age move closer and closer to the forefront of western consciousness, many people…