One of the most profound Zen parables, “The Two Arrows“, tells the story of a samurai who was struck in the shoulder by a stray arrow in the heat of battle. The wounded samurai looked down at the arrow in his shoulder and was overcome by shock and disbelief. His sword dropped to the ground… Continue reading Dodging the Second Arrow – How to Manage Yourself During Difficult Times
Guest post from Katelyn MarieImagine this. It has been raining for so long, but you want to take a walk and meet your friend who lives a house down. The only problem is that you live on a dirt road. There are no sidewalks or paved walking paths to be found. So, you decide to… Continue reading 5 Tips for Conquering Negativity When Starting Your Own Business
In today's world we're told to focus on overcoming external problems. But as a Christian, living the life of an overcomer is an internal focus. For a long time, I believed that living the life of an overcomer had to do with conquering circumstances, winning an external battle. I thought that living a life of… Continue reading Living The Life Of An Overcomer [Your Calling as a Christian]
Recently, have been reading a lot of inspiring articles online. I find it important to share some of my readings with you guys. Every one of us goes through difficult times in our lives. But, that's not a bad thing. Here's the truth about difficult times in your life. Originally posted by Joshua Delp. Are… Continue reading The Truth About Difficult Times You’re Facing in Life
In order to get God's perspective, you may need to develop some new routines in your daily life- new habits. Hearing the word "Habits" will give you a perception of something bad. Because bad habits get most of the attention these days. But you can develop good habits too. Most notably, you can make hope… Continue reading Why It Is Imporatnt To Make Hope An Habit
Many people have gifts and talents and are called to do great things for God. Yet He hasn’t said, “Go,” because they’re still learning how to be stable, dependable, reliable, not easily shaken, and in control of their emotions. As Christians, we need to live the life that we claim to represent so that our… Continue reading Who Else Wants To Know The Mystery Behind Staying Stable In Hard Times?
Hey Guys, This topic came to my mind on Friday when I was observing a Night Vigil. It is about victory over attackers and challenges. What is victory? Victory is when you have power over any boulder that may stand on your way. Being a believer or not, the first thing that one needs to… Continue reading Victory Over Attackers And Challenges
1. You feel all alone even in a big group. You feel disconnected from everyone around you, you can be talking and having great conversations but still feel like no one really gets you or understands what you’re trying to say. You’re more likely to listen than talk because it’s easier this way. 2. People… Continue reading 10 Things That Happen When You’re Fighting A Battle No One Knows About
Happy Sunday guys. If you’re going through a difficult time right now, I want you to know that God loves you. He sees what you’re going through, He is with you, and He desires to help you right where you are. Psalm 34:18 (NLT) says, The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those… Continue reading What To Do When Everything Seem Hopeless
No plan is perfect the first time it is created. Most plans to accomplish something new will fail over and over again at the beginning. This is to be expected. Your ability to accept feedback and make corrections to the plan of activity is vital to your success. Keep asking, what's working? and what's not… Continue reading Expect Failure at First
Don't Worry Or Fear, Find Your Strength In Him It can be so easy to give into worry, fear and despair, but with Him we can find strength, and look forward to wonderful things. He gives us hope! Isaiah 43:1-3 Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you… Continue reading Having Strength During Hard Times: Bible Verses
When the storms of life rage and the darkness grows dense, that is no time to panic or fear. No matter how dark things seem, God can see what you can't see, and He promised to be with you and guide you safely to shore if you'll trust Him. Uncle David the psalmist knew the… Continue reading A Hand To Hold In The Darkness
This post is for people, like me, who have been through difficult times in their lives. Translation: this post is for everyone. Going through times of trial is part of being human. In fact, we are either just coming out of a trial, currently in a trial, or about to go into a time of… Continue reading Are You In A Difficult Season Of Life?
BY CHRISTINE LAILANI GINETE - ROME BY CHRISTINE LAILANI GINETE - ROME When it comes to faith, there are experiences in life that made us ask some questions about God. Find out what they are and their answers. When it comes to faith, there are some questions about God that many of us have encountered… Continue reading Questions About God That Will Remain As Questions