When It is Far Too Dark

Practical Thinking: When the Darkness Overwhelms Depression has been called the “common cold” of mental disorders, and one source estimates that it disrupts the lives of 30 to 40 million Americans. For many, a “cold” isn’t even close to describing their depression; it is very challenging and destructive. Here are several things that you canContinue reading “When It is Far Too Dark”

He Won’t Give Up, [Patience]

  “But God had mercy on me so that Christ Jesus could use me as a prime example of his great patience with even the worst sinners.” 1 Timothy 1:16, NLT I find that I often worry about the patience of God. Not that my worrying makes any difference. But I am quite aware of my sinContinue reading “He Won’t Give Up, [Patience]”

The Blood of Jesus, [Tenacity]

“For I will never leave you, or forsake you.”  Hebrews 13:5 It’s funny, but it seems that our civilization claim to fame revolves around this grand idea of inventing good adhesives. Chemists and manufacturers have astutely given us wonderful glues and epoxies. One of the more recent on the market is a compound known as cyanoacrylateContinue reading “The Blood of Jesus, [Tenacity]”

There is Nothing at All [Not a Thing]

“Yes, I am sure that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor ruling spirits, nothing now, nothing in the future, no powers,  nothing above us, nothing below us, nor anything else in the whole world will ever be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.” RomansContinue reading “There is Nothing at All [Not a Thing]”