Fear leads us to try and control people for self protection or connection but real love only exists when there is real freedom. We can have connection or control but we can’t have both.
Sometimes I ask, “why, God?” I don’t know if He has ever answered that prayer. Here’s a couple things to do and a better prayer to pray when asking, “why, God?”
Would you say that you are easy or difficult to care for?
Here are three questions to help determine if you are making it difficult for others to care for you.
My life didn’t turn out like a Disney princess. What do I do when things didn’t go as planned or the way I hoped? How do I deal with the aftermath and prepare for the future?
2016 was a year of ups and downs. Jenn and I faced some difficult things this year on a personal … More
God identifies with your heart and emotions. “When Jesus saw her weeping, and the Jews who had come along with … More
“I HATE YOU.”
The irony of unforgiveness is that you chain yourself to something in the past that you never wanted to go back to. Those who annoy or anger you the most and for the most specific reasons are the ones you probably should be praying for the most today.
I distinctly remember at least two new leaders who joined our team telling me, “Bob, I don’t care about the past, I want to see something great today.” Finding yourself stuck in the past or the future is usually a sign that you have lost hope for the here and now.