Category Archives: stress

The Donkey and the carrot …

The Donkey and the carrot …   Filipo really enjoyed helping his   father in the flour mill. He led the   donkey up to the millstone, tied it   securely, fixed over its head a stick,   at the … Continue reading

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LET GO OF THE PAST

LET GO OF THE PAST My child, Give up! Give up those hurts of the past. It’s time to move on. satan loves to have you live in the past because that renders you ineffective to live in the present-in … Continue reading

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LEAVING THE CITY OF REGRET

LEAVING THE CITY OF REGRET   I had not really planned on taking a trip this time of year, and yet, I found myself packing rather hurriedly. This trip was going to be unpleasant and I knew in advance that … Continue reading

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THE LESSON OF THE COFFEE BEAN

THE LESSON OF THE COFFEE BEAN   A daughter complained to her father about how hard things were for her.”As soon as I solve one problem,” she said, “another one comes up. I’m tired of struggling.”   Her father, a … Continue reading

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what is your Anthem ?

“The sin that so easily trips us up.” Hebrews 12:1   Achilies, the Greek hero of the Trojan War, was invulnerable, with one exception: his heel. Shoot him there and he’d go down. Guess what? He died from an arrow … Continue reading

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Where Do You Go for Advice? by charles stanley

Where Do You Go for Advice? 1 TIMOTHY 4:4-10 Because thinking shapes beliefs, and beliefs in turn determine lifestyle, a biblical mindset is vitally important in our Christian walk. Each day we choose to let either the world or God’s … Continue reading

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External Causes of Discouragement by charles stanley

External Causes of Discouragement Colossians 3:21 Discouragement can hit us from many angles, depleting our energy and productivity. Wise believers will learn to detect its sources in order to avoid this paralyzing effect. Today, let’s examine some external causes. 1. … Continue reading

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The Nature of Discouragement by charles stanley

The Nature of Discouragement Psalm 16:7-11 Discouragement is a powerful, destructive force. Before we can understand how to rid our lives of this deadly landmine, we must recognize its harmful nature. Understand that discouragement… 1. Is something we choose. Nobody … Continue reading

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Dealing With Discouragement by charles stanley

Dealing With Discouragement Psalm 42:1-8 How can we conquer discouragement? Let me suggest nine specific steps: 1. Look within. Prayerfully examine yourself for the underlying cause. 2. Admit that you are discouraged. It’s easy to avoid, ignore, or lie about … Continue reading

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Don’t be troubled….

Jesus Christ said; “Do not let your hearts be troubled.  Trust in God; trust also in Me ( John 14:1 ) Therefore, “Let Not Your Heart Be Troubled.”             Let not your heart be troubled,             Give your worries and … Continue reading

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