Category: loss

Conquer fear of loss

March 22, 2013 | 5 comments

Here’s a profound truth to ponder… If you don’t want to lose something that is important to you, don’t fear its loss. Job, from the Bible, lamented, “The thing which I greatly feared has come upon me.” It’s an opposite

Adjusting to changing circumstances

June 22, 2012 | 10 comments

There once was a woman who woke up one morning, looked in the mirror, and noticed she had only three hairs on her head. Well,” she said, “I think I’ll braid my hair today.” So she did and she had

The stock market free fall

September 30, 2008 | 5 comments

I sought some spiritual perspective yesterday after hearing about the stock market free fall on Wall Street. Daily, people are calling me with their financial fears. Retirees are watching their portfolio bleed day by day. Business men and women can’t

Loss is gain

September 29, 2008 | 4 comments

More than once I’ve had a conversation with people who were concerned about what constitutes success and failure in life. One woman I talked wtih had a yearning to spend more time in the practice of healing others through Christian

What is God’s provision for you?

July 29, 2007 | 2 comments

I’ve often heard testifiers at church meetings say something like, “I prayed for a new job. The perfect job appeared. I’m so grateful for God’s provision!” As a general statement of truth, all good originates in God and comes from