Why Rejoice Over Suffering?

In all this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while you may have had to suffer grief in all kinds of trials. These have come so that the proven genuineness of your faith—of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire—may result in praise, glory and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed. Though you […]

Rethinking How We Discuss the “Sins” of Anxiety and Depression

This is an excerpt from my newly-released book, Anxiety and Depression Are (Not) Always Sins. It is available here: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07KKYPGPP/   “The words of the reckless pierce like swords, but the tongue of the wise brings healing” – Proverbs 12:18   I think a lot of Christians don’t know what to do with anxiety and depression. Are they […]

Yelling at God

“My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” – Matthew 27:46 “God, always the last resort of the helpless—God is sometimes so slow to act!” – Lew Wallace, Ben-Hur This is a subject I want to address because I think people sometimes feel guilty about it. As with anxiety and depression, this can be […]