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Can Worry Change Things?

  Worry is a useless emotion we are all prone to. The Bible tells us in Matthew 6:34, “Take therefore no thought for the morrow: for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself.  Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof.” We know that God has promised […]

Is It Time for a Change of Focus?

Many people think they are free from sin if they make a sincere faith effort to keep from doing things they know are displeasing to the Lord. The problem with this type of thinking is it turns the Christian life into a “to do list,” whereby we spend our days […]

Forever His

The fall of man in the Garden of Eden brought with it many consequences. Prior to Adam and Eve’s choices in the Garden, they had the privilege of communing with God daily and the deep enjoyment of His company. In those early days, they knew nothing but contentment and peace, […]

Dare To Be Different

In the world today, people are encouraged to conform to a specific standard established by people whose hearts serve another god. Unfortunately, the world’s ideals of beauty, morality, and lifestyle fall far short of the one true God’s expectations for His people. Not wanting to stand out from the crowd, […]

What Ecclesiastes Teaches Us About Life

Penned by King Solomon near the end of his life, Ecclesiastes is a poignant book of reflection. “Vanity of vanities!” he writes, and you can almost hear his world-weary tone. Yet, in these brief chapters, he also writes of hope, joy, and how to find meaning in your life. In […]

5 Ways to Be More Like Jesus

“Be ye therefore followers of God, as dear children; And walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us, and hath given himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweetsmelling savour.”  Ephesians 5:1-2 In these verses, Paul gives us a primary pattern for the Christian […]

4 Ways Jesus Overcame Depression

Have you ever struggled with depression? If so, you’re not alone. According to the Ontario Ministry of Health, “An estimated 1 in 4 Canadians has a degree of depression serious enough to need treatment at some time in his or her life.” If you are struggling with prolonged symptoms of […]

How to Live Bravely in the Face of Fear

Fear is an unseen enemy—gripping your throat, sending chills up your spine, and stealing your sleep. But God doesn’t want you to live in fear. Because of Christ, you can overcome fear. You can have joy, confidence, and peace again.  Here’s how you can live bravely in the face of […]