Faith

Prayer

Prayer

What do Christians believe about this near universal activity? And how can you take steps to foster a meaningful habit of prayer in your life?

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The Holy Bible

The Holy Bible

The Holy Bible is probably the most influential book ever published. But why is it so popular? And, more importantly, why should you care? Let’s explore several reasons from a distinctly Christian perspective.

Christianity

Forgiveness

Forgiveness

Regardless of the specific situation you are facing, there is good news thanks to a beautiful gift that is foundational to the Christian faith called forgiveness.

Love

An Unplanned Pregnancy

An Unplanned Pregnancy

Even if you’ve always believed that life is precious and that babies deserve the chance to live, experiencing an unplanned pregnancy yourself can be overwhelming.

Being Single

Being Single

As an unmarried person, you have distinct opportunities to grow in your faith and to make a substantial contribution to the kingdom.

Marriage

Facing Infertility

Facing Infertility

The journey of infertility can often be a time of overwhelming heartache, disappointment, and grief. Whatever feelings you may be experiencing, you need to remind yourself of several important truths.

Parenting

Single Parent

Single Parent

Few understand the loneliness and emotional hurt many single parents carry. So, how can you be hopeful and experience joyful success as a parent despite more challenging circumstances?

Parenting Seasons

A Difficult Teen

A Difficult Teen

If you are dealing with a difficult teen, focus this time on praying; seeking God for wisdom and asking for His protection and to draw your teen closer to Him and you.

Holidays

Make Easter Special

Make Easter Special

Easter celebrates more than bunnies and candy. Choose one or several of these Holy Week chat ideas to help your family reflect on the true meaning of the holiday.

Care

Caring For An Aging Loved One

Caring For An Aging Loved One

When caring for a loved one, it may become necessary to back out of other things in order to fulfill the primary calling to “be Jesus” by serving an aging loved one during their final days.

Family Finances

Family Finances

The Bible has a lot to say about money and much that is specifically of value for someone trying to be intentional about family relationships.

Grieving

Grieving

While it may not ease the pain, understanding that grief is normal can help us cope a little better when we lose a special person or go through a significant change.

Stress

Fear of the Future

Fear of the Future

What the bible says about Fear of the Future You have every reason to be afraid. The news is full of bleak headlines and little else. From inflation to viruses to loss of religious liberties, we have new, daily reasons to fear the future. What does the Bible say about...

Pressure

Pressure

What the bible says about Fear of the Future You have every reason to be afraid. The news is full of bleak headlines and little else. From inflation to viruses to loss of religious liberties, we have new, daily reasons to fear the future. What does the Bible say about...

Stress Relief

Stress Relief

What the bible says about Stress Relief If you search online for "stress relief," you'll find a range of tips from getting more hugs and listening to calming music to breathing deeply, practicing "mindfulness," and, finally, "self-care." Stress is a big problem for a...

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Financial Stress

Financial Stress

What the bible says about Financial Stress Financial stress tops the list of marital conflicts. Quarrels over money are often given as the reason for divorce. News headlines remind us that money is the motive behind all sorts of wrongdoing. And our own experience of...

Parental Stress

Parental Stress

What the bible says about Parental Stress Is it any wonder parents feel stressed? Just when you think you've learned your baby's needs, he or she enters a new stage of development. You barely survive the tantrums of the twos and threes, only to enter into the...

Stress-Related Illness

Stress-Related Illness

What the bible says about Stress-Related Illness The Bible is full of help for the stressed out. But it's not a handbook that prescribes medical cures for the illnesses caused by stress. It’s far from a typical self-help book. It’s the Word of God, showing us the way...

Workplace Stress

Workplace Stress

What the bible says about Workplace Stress Since Covid, workplace stress is routinely headline news. Though the details of job-related stress are unique to each person, stress—the presence of mental or emotional strain caused by very demanding circumstances at work—is...

Environmentalism

Protecting the Environment

Protecting the Environment

What the bible says about Protecting The Environment Politicians, actors, musicians, and even sports stars claim the leading problem of our age is global warming or, more recently, "climate change." It's seen as a man-made problem, so it's up to man (and woman) to...

Lifestyle

Fellowship

Fellowship

What the bible says about Fellowship One of the most exciting experiences of adulthood is also one of the most life-changing: moving to a new area. Everything is unfamiliar and, more than likely, everyone is a stranger. But one of the best ways to meet Godly friends...

Encouragement

Encouraging Bible Verses

Encouraging Bible Verses

What the bible says about Encouraging Bible Verses Life is hard sometimes. If you feel like you’ve got the weight of the world on your shoulders, you’re not alone. In 2021, close to 4 in 10 (39.3%) adults reported symptoms of anxiety or depression, and these numbers...

Proverbs 31

Proverbs 31

What the bible says about Proverbs 31 Biblical womanhood is a topic that is widely misunderstood and often debated. Yet the Bible is clear: Jesus loves women and has a great plan for them. One perfect passage to read when investigating this fascinating subject is...

Psalm 23

Psalm 23

What the bible says about Psalm 23 "The Lord is my Shepherd" is one of the most popular phrases of Scripture, being quoted on wall hangings and heartwarming mugs for decades. But how do shepherds relate to modern society, and why do we need a God that’s compared to a...

Psalm 27

Psalm 27

What the bible says about Psalm 27 If you struggle with fear and anxiety, you're not alone. People have been facing this since the beginning of time. Psalm 27 explores how you can find comfort despite your fear by experiencing God's power. Download 15 Encouraging...

Psalm 91

Psalm 91

What the bible says about Psalm 91 When you're feeling attacked or afraid, Psalm 91 is a great prayer to read!   Download 15 Encouraging Bible Verses Download the full list of encouraging Bible verses for your day. As you read these verses, you’ll discover that...