It is hard to just say “Brain, stop!” but it is not too difficult to say “Brain, think about this instead.”
If we sleep at all in a bed like Isaiah described, we still wake up cold, uncomfortable, and wearied.
Feeling alone, rejected, and ready to give up—in the face of death—these six were comforted, encouraged, and strengthened by angels of God.
God has great plans for us even if we can’t see it at the time. He can turn our darkness into light.
Naomi was understandably feeling vulnerable—even admitted she felt bitterness towards God about what had happened in her life.
Sometimes my desire to act gets in the way of my being in faith.
When we see a rainbow, we remember God’s promises and rejoice in his mercy—but, we don’t see rainbows very often.
Jesus does not leave Peter alone with a troubling truth. Jesus offers grace: “Do not let your heart be troubled.”
A fortress could save a person, rescue a nation, and help the beleaguered overcome great odds. David knew from personal experience that God did all of those things.
You’re so tired and this journey is so hard.