Tag Archives: Worry

Worry, Wealth, and Trusting God

The flip side of worry is not peace or contentment. It is seeking God and investing in his kingdom. Instead of trusting God, we often trust wealth and possession. Do not worry about your life. God has our lives in … Continue reading

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Choked: The Worries of Life

Worry shows little faith, while God has proven to us that we can have great faith in him. When we worry, we push faith to the outside of our lives. Today we see the challenge of God to cast your … Continue reading

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Choked: Name Your Weeds

The reality of a life following Jesus is that we vacillate between receiving God in our lives and going our own ways, choked by the weeds of life, which interferes with our fruitfulness. What would it mean for you to … Continue reading

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Venice II: Sergio the Omniscient

Yesterday we met Sergio the Omniscient. We were staying one night in Venezia at the Hotel Flora – a very beautiful little hotel on a private garden a short walk to San Marco. Sergio greeted us at the hotel and … Continue reading

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Repent Into Trust

God expressly teaches us to not worry and to cast all anxiety upon him. When we trust in human wisdom and strength, the encouragement we need is to repent from our worry and to trust in God. We will be … Continue reading

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Making the Most: Worry Time

What does worrying say about the way we make the most of our time?  When we focus our energy on what might happen tomorrow, and whether our needs will be met, is that a good use of our time?  Jesus … Continue reading

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Pre-Jedi Mind Trick

If you want to know where George Lucas got his Jedi Mind Trick idea, look no further.  “These aren’t the drones you’re looking for…” is the famous line, yet the original was uttered by Elisha the prophet: “This is not … Continue reading

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