Why Failure Helps Christians Learn and Grow

by Pastor Jack Wellman
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Most people look at failure as final, but for Christians, its part of what makes them grow. Mistakes If not for mistakes, Edison wouldn’t have found the right formula for the long-lasting light bulb. He learned from his mistakes about what didn’t work, and by doing so, he was narrowing down to what finally would […]

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How to Thank God for Your Sorrows and Problems

by Pastor Jack Wellman
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Problems can make us think God is far away or punishing us, but there good reason to thank God for your sorrows and problems. Keeps us from Sin The Psalmist asked, “How can a young man keep his way pure? By guarding it according to your word” (Psalm 119:9), and of course, that Word is […]

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Making Disappointments God’s Appointments

by Pastor Jack Wellman
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When disappointments come, and they surely will, let God use disappointments as His appointments Anxiety The byproduct of anxiety is a lack of trust or faith, particularly in God. We let circumstances that we have no control over, control us, and that is not healthy. We take our eyes of God’s sovereignty and onto circumstances, […]

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7 Bible Verses For These Troubled Times

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No one needs to tell you that these are very trouble times, so here are 7 Bible verses that can give you assurance for a hope and a future in a troubled world. Difficult Days Ahead No one needs to tell you that these are very trouble times, however the Word of God can give […]

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Bible Verses For When You’ve Failed Or Blown It

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Many people, Christians included, have failed or blown it big time, so what Scriptures can help us persevere when we’ve failed again? Falling into Sin How many of us have failed or blown it big time? I am the first to raise my hand on this subject, but I don’t think I’m alone. There are […]

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How Tests And Trials Separate The Chaff From The Wheat

by Pastor Jack Wellman
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Trials and tests come into everyone’s life, but for those who profess Christ, tests and trials can separate the chaff from the wheat. Tests A faith that’s not tested is a faith that’s not trusted. We test drive cars, we try out sunglasses, and generally look over a product before buying it, and so God […]

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7 Bible Verses For Troubled Times

by Pastor Jack Wellman
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Here are 7 Bible verses that can help us deal with today’s troubles and those that may come tomorrow. Second Peter 2:9 Today, it seems like there’s nothing but bad news. There is so much bad news out there that you’d think nothing ever good happened. When it feels like you can’t take any more […]

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Dealing With Disappointment

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Life is full of disappointments, so here’s how to deal with disappointment and challenges in life that you are facing or will face someday. The Challenge of Life Life can be overwhelming and challenging at times, and for some of us, discouragement may arise due to a feeling of disappointment, despondency and discouragement, but fortunately, […]

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How To Endure The Trials Of Life

by Pastor Jack Wellman
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How can we keep calm when we’re faced with huge trials in life? Get in the Word Everyone goes through trials in life. The only question is, “How do we respond to them?” The Bible is the best place to start when seeking godly wisdom about things like avoiding sin, loving others, and how to […]

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How To Take Refuge In A Troubled World

by Pastor Jack Wellman
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Does it seem like your world is falling apart around you? Here’s what to do when your world comes crashing down. Gathering Storm If I were to speak about the U.S. debt and the economic and financial storm that is brewing, you might easily grow depressed, but we have a sure and certain anchor of our […]

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