Hot Topics - Handling Painful Times
"For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." ~ Jeremiah 29:11
Christian articles and resources for dealing with painful times in your life.
How to keep going when life overwhelms you.
God has a purpose for your pain.
|Let My Heart Be Broken
Walking with others through their pain.
|Something Greater Than Healing
Joni Eareckson Tada talks about the mystery of suffering and God's sovereignty.
|God's Will vs. Your Plans
How do we handle life's unpleasantness, or worse?
|Up in Smoke
Discovering the "nevertheless" principle. Nevertheless, not my will but Your will be done.
|Handling the Storms of Life
No matter what you're facing, God will hold you up!
|Coping with Cancer
I'd beaten million-to-one odds and gotten breast cancer in my 20's. God was nowhere to be found. BUT God found me, lost in my despair.
|Hope and Help for Cancer
Some Christian resources to help navigate your way through this major health challenge.
|The Walking Wounded Among Us
Being real about your pain - How are you really?
|Persevering When You're Out of Strength
God promises that His grace is sufficient.
|Walking Your Kids and Yourself Through a Crisis
Holding on to the hand of the One who will walk me, and them, through anything.
|"It's Cancer, Lord"
In uncertain times, God is a constant source of comfort.
|A Song of Hope in Painful Times
Oh God, let the pain deepen me. Let my life be a song that others understand. Let every part of me echo the name of Jesus.