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The Bitter Cup: God's Grace in Depression

The Bitter Cup: God's Grace in Depression

Suffering, Lauren Bower writes, is not a mark of failure or weakness. It's not a sign of God's disappointment in you. Suffering—even depression—can be a means of grace. Here are three reasons why.

Family Matters: Sharing Christ with Your Flesh and Blood

Family Matters: Sharing Christ with Your Flesh and Blood

Share the gospel with someone in another country? Sure. With your unbelieving aunt? No way. Why is it so complicated with family?

These Cuts Are Leading Us to Christ

These Cuts Are Leading Us to Christ

The Holy Spirit divides and unites, cuts and heals. It’s rarely pleasant and often leads to doubt. But the Spirit never makes an incision without knowing what He’s doing.

Start Every Day with a Truly Blank Slate

Start Every Day with a Truly Blank Slate

We long to be set free from our burdens and sins that weigh us down and be given a blank slate. So we set goals, but we fail and feel hopeless. Thankfully, there’s a way to start each day anew.

Unearth the Treasure in Your Trial

Unearth the Treasure in Your Trial

Sometimes all we can see is devastating loss when, in reality, God is clearing the path for you to find invaluable treasures.

Scared to Death of Dying

Scared to Death of Dying

Most people are scared to death of dying. But the Bible has a very different —and far more positive—view of death.