• God is our Refuge
    Faith,  Hope

    God is our Refuge

    God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. (Psalm 46:1) We all go through hard times whether it’s loneliness, sickness, financial stress, relationship problems or whatever else may come against you in life. And we all go through seasons. We have seasons of trials and difficulties and seasons of abundance and peace. Even though we can’t control these seasons or prevent trials and difficulties, we can be sure of one thing: we are never alone. God is our refuge and He is our strength. When we’re in trouble, He’ll always be there to strengthen us and give us peace, and eventually, bring us out of the trouble.…

  • Hope in God's Word
    Faith,  Hope,  Wisdom

    Hope in God’s Word

    You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in Your word. (Psalm 119:114) I don’t believe any of us purposefully hope in other things. I’ve never heard a Christian say, “You know what, I don’t want to hope in God, I’m going to hope in this or that instead.” I’ve never even thought about it to myself. And yet we all end up hoping in things other than God or His Word, don’t we? When I first got married, Justin and I put our hope in his job because he made a lot of money at the time. But by the end of one month, he’d…