It is very easy for those who live in assisted living centers or nursing homes to feel isolated especially during the holiday season. Until you are able to go visit your family member, it’s important to make the extra effort to show them you love and care about them. A care package, an extra phone […]Read More
Pray and ask God to reveal to you where the largest amount of stress is coming from in your life. Once you know, pray again and tell him that you fully entrust that to Him. And when that stress comes up again, keep on praying. When you start to hand over the big worries to […]Read More
The first thing I do is remind people of the hope we have in Jesus Christ… Jesus said in John 11:25-26, I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes…Read More
Absolutely! In fact, we will know each other better in heaven. On the Mount of Transfiguration, Peter, James, and John knew that the two men standing with Jesus were Moses and Elijah. In the same way, we will know our loved ones who have accepted Christ and gone on to heaven before us.Read More
First of all, you have to understand the every Christian will experience spiritual dryness at some point. But typically, it’s our response when those seasons hit that will determine how long they last.
You have two choices…
Well, I have often found that quoting Scripture is a great way to defeat the enemy when I start to worry or have fear. In fact, it’s a great idea to write down a promise from God’s Word about fear (Philippians 4:6-7, Isaiah 41:13, 1 Peter 5:7) and carry it around in your pocket wherever […]Read More
As a senior, you have a unique platform when it comes to speaking truth into others’ lives because people want to hear your story. So when you spend time around friends and family, tell them the story of what God has done in your life. As they listen, they’ll come to a better understanding of […]Read More
I get this question quite often from seniors who are on a fixed income and wondering if they’re supposed to give. Let me say first that true biblical giving is not done under compulsion or out of obligation, but is to be done cheerfully (2 Corinthians 9:7). So if you are just writing a check because you think you’re getting “God points,” then you’re giving for the wrong reason altogether!
Your question really brings to mind Jesus’ teaching in Luke 21:1-4…
We need to remember that death is not the end, but rather the separation of body and soul. While our earthly, temporal bodies will be buried in the ground, our soul will go to be with the Lord…Read More