The Circumstances of Life

“casting all your cares [all your anxieties, all your worries, and all your concerns, once and for all] on Him, for He cares about you [with deepest affection, and watches over you very carefully].” – 1 Peter 5:7 (AMP) The movie The Martian involves a mission to Mars that goes wrong: the half-dozen American astronauts…

Friends In High Places

“Friends come and friends go, but a true friend sticks by you like family. – Proverbs 18:24 (MSG). It is sometimes easy to think that God is concerned with doctrinal manners and thus is not all that interested in our friends or what type of friend we are. But nothing could be further from the…

Who Is In Your Corner?

“Simon, Simon, Satan has asked to sift each of you like wheat. But I have pleaded in prayer for you, Simon, that your faith should not fail. So when you have repented and turned to me again, strengthen your brothers.” –  Luke 22:31-32. Whenever someone says, “I am in your corner,” it is their way of…