12 Verses for When You’re Feeling Anxious

Written by Taylor Price The pit in your stomach, the shaky hands, the downward spiral of intrusive thoughts: this is a place most of us know all too well. Feeling worried and anxious is often our natural response when life feels overwhelming, or frightening, or unknown. And while Scripture is not a magic pill or bandage to cover up real …

Influence That Lasts: A Life Worth Imitating

Written by Taylor Price When the world shut down due to the global pandemic, I, like most people, shifted to shopping (and spending most free time) online. Since picking up, trying on, or closely inspecting products was no longer an option, I quickly got into the habit of clicking over to Youtube, where I’d watch a trendy millennial tell me …

The Gospel is Not on Pause

At first blush, the combination of stay-at-home mandates, social separation, and masked faces make sharing the gospel right now seem impossible. Where do you go from here? The believers at Philippi struggled with similar questions as the Apostle Paul entered two years under house arrest. With the early church’s best gospel preacher sidelined, evangelistic ministry appeared out of reach. But …

Courage to Face Our Fears

Did you know that the most common command in the Bible is “fear not”? This command especially speaks into those types of anxieties and worries that are out of our control. God knows we need to be regularly reminded of this–  especially with all of the extraordinary things that have been happening these past few weeks. What a scary place …

No Shadow of Turning

In the last three weeks we have seen unprecedented global change, both in terms of the scope of the change as well as its speed, and we are sure that more is coming. Nobody is exempt from its effects. It feels like somebody pushed us all into class five rapids at the same time, or strapped us into a rollercoaster …

Perfect Peace

Through the twists and turns of life, one of my favorite truths is found in Isaiah 26. You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in You. (v. 3) The reason we like this verse is that it offers something that we are looking for. Peace. Perfect peace. Those words grab us and we …

Biblical Rest – Part One

In the early chapters of Mark, Jesus recently had completed a busy season of ministry – calming the storm (4:35-41), healing the demon-possessed man (5:1-20), the woman with the issue of blood (5:25-34), and Jairus’ daughter (5:21-24, 35-43) – and now, significantly, He had commissioned the disciples to go out and minister to the masses on His behalf. It was …

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High School Bucket List: 10 Things to Do Before You Graduate (#5 Could be Life-Changing)

  High school is almost over. But don’t let it get out of the door without snatching up a couple more memories first. To make the most of the few months that you have left, gather your friends together and start checking items off of our high school bucket list! Plus, we’ve also included some fun (and FREE) graphics for …