How To Accept God’s Agenda In Your Life

by Crystal McDowell
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Most of us wake up every morning with some kind of agenda that we want to accomplish. We don’t always hit our mark, but we do experience small victories over completed projects. Yet because we live in a fallen world, there are many opportunities for our plans to fail miserably. We may find ourselves questioning […]

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7 Christian Tips for Building Others Up

by Crystal McDowell
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“Whoever refreshes others will be refreshed” (Proverbs 11:25) All of us will experience a difficult season of our lives. We will know what’s like for someone to encourage us. We may also know what’s like to find ourselves digging further into the ground of our sadness. Knowing this, every believer should strive to be a […]

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How To Overcome Anxiety: 7 Tips for Christians

by Pamela Rose Williams
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The Bible tells us that we should “be careful for nothing, but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.” (Philippians 4:6) Another word to use for “careful” is “anxious” — be anxious for nothing. Even so we sometimes find ourselves in situations and life circumstances […]

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7 Christian Tips for Dealing with Bullying

by Crystal McDowell
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Bullying is a hot topic in many conversations and it’s not just about children. Adults are bullied in their marriages, at work, and sadly, sometimes at church. As believers, we’re called to deal with the injustice of bullying rather than allowing, ignoring, denying, or giving excuses for bad behavior. There is a Biblical response to […]

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Protecting Your Marriage: 10 Christian Tips

by Crystal McDowell
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There are few things more terrifying than to be startled out of a deep sleep because of an intruder in your home. For this reason, most of us lock our windows and doors, have guard dogs, keep outside lights on, or install alarm systems. It is no different for your marriage. Many Christian husbands and […]

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Struggling With the Same Sin: How Do I Break Free?

by Crystal McDowell
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Struggling with the same sin is like the feeling of drowning. You splash around frantically trying to find your footing, but you still sink under the water. Believers who struggle with the same sin over and over feel like failures. You know the truth of God’s word, but can’t overcome the sin long enough to […]

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How To Raise A Child In A Christian Home: 10 Important Tips

by Daryl Evans
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It is such a blessing to have the opportunity to raise children. This is true of both believers in Christ and people that do not have a relationship with God. But if you are a person of faith, it is so important to pass on a spiritual heritage that your kids can pass on to […]

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10 Commandments of Giving Godly Advice

by Crystal McDowell
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Do people seek your godly advice because of your spiritual insights, intellect, maturity, or position in the church? Maybe, but not one of these reasons matter in the eyes of God. The Lord seeks those who are willing to represent His love, grace, and mercy. Check yourself with the following 10 commandments of giving godly […]

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10 Ways to Honor Your Parents

by Crystal McDowell
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Parents often get a bad rap. Blogs, memoirs, and made-for-TV movies reveal the ugly truths of family drama behind closed doors. As believers, we are the light of the world even in our own dysfunctional families. Our light brightly shines when we resist living in the negative past and pressing forward in our relationship with […]

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12 Qualities of a Christian Mother

by Crystal McDowell
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Question: what makes a Christian mother distinctive from other mothers? Answer: salt. Jesus said, “You are the salt of the earth” (Matt 5:13). A Christian mother isn’t necessarily better than other mothers; but rather she has special seasoning due to the presence of the Holy Spirit. The believing mother has a wealth of resources available […]

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