Prayer

When Prayer Feels Counterproductive

What do you do when your prayers feel ineffective? Maybe you've had this problem. Maybe you haven't. I'll be honest. In my time as a Christian, there have been moments of doubt as to the productiveness of praying because the enemy kicked me back down as soon as I stood up to fight. Imagine having… Continue reading When Prayer Feels Counterproductive

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Depression: What it is and How to Fight Back

Most people think depression is purely a state of mind. Are they right?

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Overcome or Overcomer?

She raked slender fingers through her long hair, willing the movement to ease her tensed nerves. Her heart seemed to gravitate towards the floor. Why couldn't something go right for a change? No matter what she did, it all seemed to unravel in the end. Seized with sorrow, she sank to her knees and wept. Plagued with doubt. Overwhelmingly defeated. Dogged by despair.

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The Overlooked Truth About Depression and Faith.

Most people think that depression is purely a state of mind. Are they right?

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Lord, why did you ever send me? (Moses part 2)

Are you plagued by doubt today? You may be asking, "Lord, why did you bring me here?"

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Lord, please send someone else…

Considering all the glowing commendations that Moses receives in the New Testament, it is surprising how much fear and doubt he grappled with in the beginning.

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Building Trust Through Prayer

Isn't it a blessing to have friends to lean on? Friends give you a shoulder to cry on, a sympathetic ear, and a warm hug. We aren't going to make ourselves vulnerable to our friends if we don't trust them. We aren't going to trust them if we never communicate with them. Do you trust God and confide in Him as you would a friend through prayer?