Articles on Themes:overcoming

Five Ways to Struggle Well in Unexpected Disappointment

There are three women’s names who traveled for Brazil, prepared to compete yet were never mentioned by commentators. These women didn’t get to compete for gold, but they learned how to struggle well.

When You Don't Like Reading the Bible

Do you ever struggle to read the Bible? You’re not alone. Explore the roots of your struggle, and get fresh ideas for spending time in Scripture.

Do You Feel Like You’ve Failed God?

Elliott juxtaposes the stories of Peter and Judas, as well as shares some of his personal story, to demonstrate the different ways we can respond to spiritual failure.

Heart of Racism

Naomi describes the new “implicit” racism that our country faces today. She recounts her personal experiences with racism, speaks to its heart issue, and gives next steps for readers at different stages in their journeys with this issue.

How to Find Hope in the Midst of Suffering

Learn how God relates to us when we suffer through the Bible story of Job. We've compiled list of articles on different life struggles such as addiction, depression, spritual dryness, marital strife and more. If you are suffering from something specific today, browse this list of resources that can help you in your journey.

Rescue is Right Around the Corner

When anxiousness or discouragement creeps in, I try to remind myself that rescue is just around the corner.

Redeeming Ambition, Part 3: How to Take Back Ambition

We can glorify God with the ambition He’s given us.

You Could Be a Leader at Risk

There are early warning signs if you know where to look to see if you, or a leader close to you, is at risk for burnout or even moral failure.

Justice for the Enslaved

Who knew a presentation at my church would one day lead me to the streets of Cambodia? The atrocities of human slavery are real but as we partner together, we can help end it in the name of Christ.

Loving the Least Lovable by Faith

Who do you find hard to love? Marie was surprised by her answer: taxi drivers. Living in South Africa, her prejudice seemed ordinary, but God transformed her heart and allowed her to love taxi drivers by faith. What could this look like in your life?

VIDEO: Christian Versus Christian: Healing Our Dysfunctional Church

If we Christians don’t take reconciliation seriously, we are creating an added barrier between people and Jesus. How can we practically be a part of the solution, not the problem?

Resources for the Struggles of Life

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

Finding New Life

“From as early as I can remember, my mom was a substance abuser…”

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