Tag: Contentment

Practicing Peace When the World Screams Otherwise
Woman finding rest in her appearance

Find Rest from the Obsession with How to Look Good

Worrying about your appearance takes a lot of time and obsessing over what others think can be draining. Outer beauty is a mirage.  It is always changing, and it is exhausting to try and chase a ghost. What does the Bible say about beauty, and how can I find rest in that?

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Contentment in life

3 Major Tricks to Finding Contentment in Life

A feeling of contentment is something we all desire, but sometimes seems impossible to find.  We all have to learn to be content in our circumstances.  And just when we think we’ve figured it out, life throws a curve ball that brings the discontentment once again. So, what’s the secret?  How do you live a contented life?

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Disappointed Woman

5 Questions to Ask Yourself in Disappointment

Disappointment is one of the most awful feelings in the whole world.  There is nothing worse than looking forward to something – an event, a gift, an outcome, and then having your hopes crumble before your eyes. So, what questions should we ask ourselves in order to examine our hearts when feeling disappointed?

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Can You Find Joy in Patience?

“Don’t ever pray for patience!”  Right?  Isn’t that what everybody says?  Why do you suppose that is?  If the path to patience is so difficult, how in the world can there be joy?

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woman praying over her Bible

Joy in Prayer? But It’s So Boring!!!

The idea of kneeling down for hours on end, having a one-sided conversation with some supreme being, is not an enticing way to spend your time, I get it.  But the thing is, there is so much more to prayer than you realize! 

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Crown of thorns and nails

Why is Jesus Important?

When Jesus was born in a humble, dirty manger to a humble couple from a humble village, He was born with all the authority, glory and sovereign power of the Almighty God.  Even though He had every right to ride in on a white stallion with a flaming sword, slaying the wicked, He chose a different path.

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Remodel to Create a Personal Sanctuary

Do you have space in your home that you just cannot stand? I loathed my bedroom and patio and spent as little time in there as possible. My amazing husband was so good and patient with me, as I started planning the remodel that I knew was of the utmost necessity.

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Too Busy to Enjoy Life

What To Do When You’re Too Busy To Enjoy Life

I don’t care who you are, or what your current life stage is, you know what it means to be too busy.  When we crowd so many activities, people, and responsibilities into our lives, there is little time or energy left for any sort of joy.  Even those things that started out as fun, can choke the enjoyment out of life if we allow them. How can I stop being so busy in life?

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Silhouette of a heart in the sun representing God's love

The 12 Most Undervalued Verses About God’s Love

God’s love is one of those topics that has been over taught.  The verses that have been used to describe it have been over quoted.  Not that they shouldn’t be, don’t get me wrong.  But for many of us, we’ve grown numb to the information, not fully grasping it’s meaning within our hearts.

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Woman finding rest in her appearance

Find Rest from the Obsession with How to Look Good

Worrying about your appearance takes a lot of time and obsessing over what others think can be draining. Outer beauty is a mirage.  It is always changing, and it is exhausting to try and chase a ghost. What does the Bible say about beauty, and how can I find rest in that?

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Woman struggling with complacency

3 Ways of Fighting Complacency

Christian complacency is a dangerous place to be.  It might feel comfy and cozy for the moment, but that comfort is actually a crafty disguise for a numbness to growth and conviction. 

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