He Holds Tomorrow

I struggle a lot with anxiety. Whether it be navigating a social situation, obsessing over something that I haven't done perfectly, or feeling completely overwhelmed by an upcoming task -  my tendency is to rely on myself instead of looking to God for help. But I know that this is not the right way to…

It’s Cold Inside

It's been cold inside my heart for the past week or so. I've been dealing with a lot of anxiety, a lot of doubt, a lot of perfectionism...just a discouraging time. On one hand, I know the Truth of what God says, but on the other hand, I'm having a difficult time believing it. At…

When Fear Surrounds Me

Fear. Anxiety. Worry. They're not good feelings. I experience them often, and I'm still trying to master practical ways to handle them. Yesterday I encountered several circumstances that caused me to worry. And I had to deal. Here were a few thoughts that helped me: Nothing can enter my life without it first going through God. My loving Father wants me…

Using Worry as an Opportunity

In the midst of the legitimate concerns of life, we need not quiver with fear. God will sustain us by His power. When we feel vulnerable, we become distracted by our concerns. God can sustain us during those worrisome times, not by promising that nothing bad will happen, but by reminding us that we were…

What I DO Know

Thoughts, racing. Worries, spiraling freely. Can't seem to get myself under control. I don't know what's going to happen. Don't know how things will turn out. It's hurting my heart, And I don't know how to make it stop. I wish I could see the future-- To see if everything is going to be okay. But…