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 […]
A fun game of “Around the World” basketball was recently an avenue where God chose to speak to my heart. I love when God speaks in the everyday moments, and I am learning how to look beyond the everyday moments and the everyday people I pass by to peer into the windows of their soul. […]
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 […]
Only time will tell, my dear, Why sorrow has befallen you. But pray to God above, For he lovingly awaits you. Trust in his wondrous plan, For though you cannot see, He holds your hand because He loves his children perfectly.
This is a poem I wrote many years ago when I was first struggling with depression. I hope you enjoy it. – W.R. Harris The Night I Died Inside Insects consumed my heart The night I died inside. They made my blood defunct, And all light seemed to hide. Contaminated chaff, My […]
“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 […]
“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world” – John 16:33. Jesus said it, and it doesn’t take too long in life before you experience it. Trouble. Trials. Tribulations. Obstacles. Whatever word you want […]