Putting to Death Your Insecurities

Putting to Death Your Insecurities

Do you ever get an unsettled, uncomfortable, kind of yucky feeling that you don’t quite measure up? You’re insufficient? Inadequate? Viewed as a “Loser” with a capital “L”? The solution to putting to death insecurities is knowing who you are in Christ. Not only knowing it, but reminding yourself (sometimes daily) who you are “in Christ.” And that’s the important thing to note:...

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“L” is for “Loser!”

“L” is for “Loser!”

  So, let’s say you go to a party, or a small group fellowship, or maybe just a regular church service on Sunday morning . . . and you feel like no one is talking to you, like you’re being avoided, or that you’re a loser. What is your typical reaction? If you’re like most people, your first reaction is hurt and confusion: “What have I done wrong?” “Why don’t they like...

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Help When Your Identity is Stolen

Help When Your Identity is Stolen

I don’t know about you, but some days I feel like someone’s stolen my identity. What I mean by that is, fear starts to paralyze me, shame begins to strangle me, and hopelessness steals my joy. When that starts happening, I know, sure enough . . . I’m experiencing an identity crisis. I’ve forgotten “who I am in Christ.”  So, for those days when the liar (the enemy of our souls) has...

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More than the Number You Wear

More than the Number You Wear

This week, I’ve been sharing with you a few thoughts about our trip to prison, so if you’ve missed the blog this week, today’s post won’t make much sense. I hope you’ll click back to read those posts. My daughter-in-law, Lindsey, went with me and woman after woman admired Lindsey’s beauty, asked about her life, one pointed at Lindsey’s clothes and asked her, “What are those kind...

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For the Weary and Burdened

For the Weary and Burdened

I’ve invited my friend (and the Web Administrator here) to share with you what God has been teaching her. Last Monday, Molly gave us a glimpse of what is happening as she prepares for her wedding! I’m thankful that you’ve welcomed Molly to spend a few Mondays with us here on the blog! Molly is a graduate of Moody Bible College and will be married in August. She is preparing to enter...

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