You don’t have to be depressed. There are many different reasons for depression, but in spite of those it’s still possible to find victory. The cure for depression is not far off. You can’t turn off the world. Your situation may seem hopeless or unbearable. But you can choose what you’re going to focus on.
Without God, you might as well continue and be depressed. Without God, there’s really no hope. Yet with God all things are possible! And all things are possible to those who believe. The problem is that even those who believe fail to set their minds on all that God has for them. They instead dwell on the problems.
Without denying your problems, you can choose to focus on God and His promises instead. Instead of saying, “I know what God’s Word says, BUT …” start saying, “I know this is a problem, BUT God’s Word says…”
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The petition to forgive appears somewhere in the center of the Lord’s Prayer. That’s an interesting place for it. It would seem more likely, and is often taught, that we should first get right with God before we move on in prayer. And yet, Jesus brings it in after asking for our daily bread. […] Continue reading →
Healing Scriptures. The Bible gives more than enough evidence to show that healing is available to ALL through Jesus Christ. He is not testing you with sickness. It is not a “blessing in disguise.” Jesus never placed cancer on anyone. He came to save, and to give life. The Gospels reveal Him dealing with […] Continue reading →
The fiery serpent in the wilderness was a shadow of what Jesus would accomplish on the cross: And the LORD said unto Moses, Make thee a fiery serpent, and set it upon a pole: and it shall come to pass, that every one that is bitten, when he looks upon it, shall live. And […] Continue reading →
Many Christians relate to God in an Old Testament context. They know God is merciful, but they tend to see Him as angry and judgmental. He sent plagues and disaster upon Egypt and also threatened Israel with the same if they didn’t obey His commands. The prophets continually spoke of His impending judgment because of […] Continue reading →
This article was written long ago by FANNIE F. ROWE [from the Christian and Missionary Alliance Newsletter, vol.31; no.24; March 13, 1909; New York.] “I will make My covenant between thee and Me, and will multiply thee exceedingly” Genesis 17:2. “Behold My covenant is with thee!” Genesis 17:4. “For a father of many nations have […] Continue reading →