Articles on Secular-topics:emotions/stress

The Gospel and Race

When we hold hatred in our hearts for other ethnic groups or when we refuse to love or when we think of ourselves as more valuable than other people groups, we rebel against God’s best intentions for us. This divides us and turns us against one another. Yet we are not without hope.

Reconciliation Begins With Lament

There’s no perfect recipe to listening and lamenting — no three-step plan to change your own heart. But there are steps you can take to open yourself up to the voices of others and prepare yourself for the changes that God wants to work in you.

Shame and Racism

Discussing race in America can be uncomfortable. But as is the case with many important issues, becoming uncomfortable is the only way to make positive change. Only when people leave the comfort of ignorance and choose to enter into the messiness can we work together to bring about positive change.

Encouragement and the Fight for Justice

As you experience emotional fatigue from conversations around race, cultural competency and racial reconciliation, embracing God is not only necessary, but it offers renewal and the benefit of a new mindset.

Racism: What Thoughts or Feelings Come to Mind?

Click on a quote that best describes your thoughts and feelings about racism to learn more about God’s heart for you right where you’re at.

The Coronavirus: How God Can Comfort You in the Midst of Uncertainty

It’s no secret that the sudden onset of COVID-19, caused by the coronavirus, has become the central focus of the whole world, making many fear the uncertainty of what’s ahead. Here are some resources to help you process the complexities of COVID-19.

What Gives Hope in the Crazy of Parenting?

We’ve all been there as parents. When the days seem too long or the problems too big to handle, where do we turn for support and encouragement?

How to Find God in a Painful Life

The book of Job illustrates how we can relate to God when we suffer.

The Healthiest Way to Face Disappointment

We all experience seasons of profound disappointment in life, and cliches from well-meaning people about praying more or reading more Scripture aren’t really that helpful.

When God Seems Distant

How to pray when you’re struggling with whether God is trustworthy.

Why Worry Bible Study Download

Sign up to download a PDF of the Bible study "Why Worry".

What are You Worried About?

Is worry futile? Does worry ignore God’s provision for us? Walk through this interactive Bible study to learn what Jesus teaches about worry in Luke 12.

Work and Rest - Ready to Use Content

A 31-day content schedule exploring what it means to be faithful to God in our work and in our rest.

Resources for the Struggles of Life

If you are suffering from something specific today, here are some articles that may help you.

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