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What’s Inside of Your Tattered Life

“Though we experience every kind of pressure, we are not crushed. At times we don’t know what to do, but quitting is not an option. We are persecuted by others, but God has not forsaken us. We may be knocked down, but not out.”   2 Corinthians 4:10 (The Passion Translation) Do you have seasons in life where you feel and even look tattered? Circumstances, caregiving and disappointments can leave us a bit shabby and worn-out. Picking up a small Bible that had been tucked away, I wondered, why is this thing so tattered?  Then the memories came flooding back. That period of time …

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Staying Positive in Tough Times

  We will all face trials in our life. There will be days that it seems nothing is going right and you’ll want to just give up. But, hope is not all lost if you have Jesus in your life. If you had asked me these same pondering questions in my 20’s and 30’s I would probably have different answers. Like, how can you be hopeful when life’s struggles seem endless? If you are reading this, there’s still hope for a better tomorrow. It may not look like you want it to, but Jesus came into this world so that …