What Worry Costs Us

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By Greg Laurie Casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you. —1 Peter 5:7 A story is told of a man who was walking toward a city one morning when he saw Death walking in the same direction. The man stopped Death and said, “Where are you going?” “I’m going into that city to take one hundred people,” Death replied. “That is horrible,” the man said. “It’s what I do.” So the man …

Is Worry Sinful?

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The Bible never explicitly says that worry is sinful, however, we can conclude this based on Scripture. Most worry, or anxiety, is a failure to trust God. The fact that God sent His only son to die for our sins, in order to restore fellowship between Creator and His creation, is proof of His powerful love for mankind. “For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in …

Calamity and Confusion

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A Devotion by Cheryl Zelenka http://facingtrials.com It seems like overwhelming circumstances enjoy a grand entrance. Calamity doesn’t care about being convenient or whether she fits into our daily schedule. In fact, inopportune moments are her favorite time to appear.  Therefore, it is no surprise that these unexpected situations and times of affliction stop many of us dead in our tracks. Some of us will need a mere moment to catch our breath and remind ourselves …

Now, About That Elephant In YOUR Living Room…..

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  A devotion by Cheryl Zelenka Stop being afraid of what could go wrong, and start being positive about what could go right! God has filled the Bible with encouraging words, and He commands us not to be afraid. An obstacle we encounter in life will often lead us into elephant sized fear. That fear will turn into anxiety and worry. Worry will then lend itself to hopelessness and depression, and then right back to …