Posts Tagged ‘circumstances’

What To Do When Life Doesn’t Make Sense

“As a prisoner of the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received.” – Ephesians 4:1 (NIV) Have you ever found yourself in a tough circumstance or unexpected season and thought, “Why in the world is this happening to me?” I think it’s safe to say we’ve…

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Giving Despite Your Debt

“And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased.” – Hebrews 13:16 Yesterday we talked about practicing generosity and how, as followers of Christ, we are called to be generous with what we’ve been given. But you might be thinking, “I want to be able…

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Where Is Contentment?

“I can do all things through him who gives me strength.” (Philippians 4:13) This is a very familiar passage of Scripture.  Everywhere we turn in our success-driven culture, we witness this passage being used.  You can find it on everything from coffee cups to billboards.  In our modern day, we often attribute the words of…

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