• Trust in God

    Trust in God.  That’s easier said than done.  Not because God is not trust-worthy, but because we have so little faith.  Time and time again, God has come through.  He has proven to us over and over again how much He loves us, regardless of how unworthy we are.  Yet, when times of trouble come, we doubt whether He’s going to help us out AGAIN, and whether we have been good enough to deserve His love and mercy. Jesus said, Let not your heart be troubled; you believe in God, believe also in Me.  (John 14:1 NKJV) Our faith is so much smaller than a mustard seed.  We don’t comprehend…

  • Giving Up control

    Recently, I realized how much of a control freak I am. I have a moderate type A personality. I am very goal oriented and I like to see things get done. I also like to solve problems, even if they are not mine to solve, which leads me to take on more than I can bear. I like to make sure things get done and that they get done well. I hate it when nobody takes initiative to do things, and so I just volunteer to do them myself. This is probably why anxiety is a thorn in my flesh… a weakness. I worry when I have problems that I…