Life Starts Now: Trusting God with our Life Plans, Hopes and Dreams
We have a Heavenly Father who loves to give good gifts. Those gifts may not come in our timing or our way, but gifts from God are always good. Do you trust God with your hopes and dreams? In this guest post, we’re challenged to give God our dreams and accept his good gifts in return - and we’re offering a book giveaway on this topic at the bottom of the post!
When Mental Illness Comes Home
In this powerful post, guest writer Amy Simpson shares her personal story and Biblical truth about mental illness. If you or a loved one struggle with this issue, take heart! God has not abandoned you, and there are people who want to help. We’re also giving away 10 copies of Amy’s new book, “Troubled Minds”, so enter for a chance to win at the bottom of the post.
10 Tips for Liking the Bible (Because Believing It’s True Is Not Enough)
Do you ever have to force yourself to read the Bible? Contributor Keith Ferrin knows this is a common problem, so he just released his new ebook, “10 Tips for Liking the Bible”. Read his post for more information about how to get his book and great giveaways, and hopefully you will also be inspired to pick up your Bible and enjoy the adventure of reading it with joy.
The Walls Around Our Hearts: How Jesus Christ Heals Us from Pain
We live in a walled off world—walls we erect because we’ve been hurt by others. It seems easier to protect our hearts, brick by brick. But the problem comes when that wall becomes a fortress, preventing joy in our lives. In Mary DeMuth’s new book, “The Wall Around Your Heart” she explores these walls and how Jesus can heal us, despite the hurt we and others cause.
There has to be a way through, right? There must be more to life than expending extreme amounts of energy in self-protection and preservation. What if we could find a way through the pain?