Tag Archives: Be Still My Soul

When God Says “No”

When I don’t get want I want, what will I do? We can all think of a time when God said, “No,” to something we wanted. My trust runs thin in those moments, and I want to shout, “You don’t love me!” to the heavens. Continue reading

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What Does Jesus Say about Rest?

Are you racing from commitment to commitment? Is it difficult to relax? Do you need some peace? If we are doing only those things that Jesus has crafted us for, we will experience inward peace or rest even though we may be busy. Continue reading

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Are You in Life’s Waiting Room?

The John 15 grapevine is the picture of waiting. What else can a branch do but stay connected to the vine? From that position in the vine, the branch receives all that it needs to grow and flourish. Continue reading

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Can I Trust God When I Feel Ripped Off?

“I want to speak with your manager,” I said a little too loudly as I stood in the check-out line of the retail store facing off with the young clerk. When the manager arrived, I explained again that the child’s board … Continue reading

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