To the one who’s forgotten she matters. A familiar thought invades: “It doesn’t matter how much you do. It will never be enough.” The leap from feeling a disappointment is as quick as the inhale of breath: “You don’t matter. Your feelings don’t count.” How can loving ourselves squelch the lies that tell us we don’t matter?
When you’re clinging to the edge of sanity by a fingernail, it’s okay to love yourself. Take care of yourself. Give yourself a break. Stop being so hard on yourself. God’s word tells us to love our neighbor as ourselves. Isn’t it time to stop leaving yourself out of the equation?
Join me for a fresh look at a story of Jesus’ healing from Mark 3:1-6. What can happen when Jesus speaks, takes the initiative to address your need?
Quotes and graphics to inspire your heart to love well and love much.
Sometimes we just don’t know what to say when hard things happen to friends. We want to say the right thing, the best thing. Four things to remember when comforting a grieving friend.
What do you do when God prompts your heart, but man judges it? Pleasing people can become a source of fear to fight against. Kelly Balarie, author of Fear Fighting, is guest posting today.