Archive of ‘Thought Life’ category

Be Grateful

by Elisabeth Willard

There is a powerful passage in Philippians 4:6-9 that I am absolutely in love with… “Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace will guard your hearts and minds […]

What if?

by Candice Camardo

I’m a worrier. I’ve dealt with anxiety for a long time. I don’t walk around in a plastic bubble, but I do worry a lot about day to day things. Am I a good mom? Should I work full-time? Is that sore throat really just a sore throat or something else? What if I get […]

Little Ears

by Erin Tuls

Even though my husband and I don’t have any kids, it seems like all of our friends do. This means that at most parties/holidays/events there will be children present. Before we go somewhere with small children, my husband and I always take a second to remind ourselves that there will be “little ears” present. This […]

She will not fear bad news

by Original Staff

“She will have no fear of bad news; her heart is steadfast, trusting in the Lord.” Why is it so easy to expect the worst, not the best? We expect that so-and-so thinks poorly of us. We expect the diagnosis to be positive. We expect to be disappointed. We expect that we will be treated […]